Mrs. Bessie Cox Succumbs, Rites Set Saturday Mrs. Bessie May Cox succumbed last night in the local hospital following injuries received in an auto accident which occurred Monday morning at the intersection of North and Third streets.Mrs. Cox was born March 3.1881 in Canton, Ohio. She had been a resident of Taft for approximately 35 years.Survivors include two sisters,Grace Thompson of Bakersfield and Mrs. Harry L. Senn of West Palm Beach, Florida; one niece,Beulah Heimillcr of Bakersfield and other relatives.Services will be conducted Saturday morning at 10:30 at theE~’ickson and Brown Chapel.Reverend Joseph W. Bruner o fthe First Baptist church will officiate with interment following ,in, the West Side Cemetery.