|Birth: ||May 8, 1876|
|Death: ||Mar. 1, 1962|
Laurel Heights Church Leader Sam T. Fox Dies
Sam T. Fox, 85 year old resident of Laurel Heights and a church leader, died
at 4:20 a.m. Thursday (today) in a hospital here which he entered Tuesday of
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Friday in the Laurel Heights Baptist
Mr. Fox retired from his farm in the Zion Hill Community in the middle 1940s
and moved to Laurel Heights.
He has served as a deacon of that church since about a year after it was
founded on Feb. 4, 1945.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Mary Fox; a brother, J. C. Fox, Alexandria;
five sisters, Mrs. Henry Stroud, Sikes; Mrs. Ada Smith, Winnfield; Mrs. Lena
Adams, Dodson; Mrs. G. W. Price, Dodson; and Mrs. Etha Peppers, Alexandria;
and a daughter, Mrs. Johnny Wilkins, California.
His body will remain at Southern Funeral Home here until the services.
Burial will be in the Zion Cemetery.
Rev. C. C. Martin, pastor of the Laurel Heights Baptist Church, will conduct
Elzie Adams, Justin Hammonds, Dr. W. W. Peters, Moise L. Peters, Stewart
Peters, and P. K. Smith will serve as pallbearers.
Deacons of the Laurel Heights Baptist Church will serve as honorary
George Franklin Fox (1851 - 1911)
Elizabeth Bell Dean Fox (1856 - 1946)
Mary Peters Fox (1881 - 1969)*
Louella Fox Hammons (1871 - 1960)*
Albert Jackson Fox (1873 - 1908)*
Samuel Tolbert Fox (1876 - 1962)
Martha Allie Fox (1878 - 1959)*
Ora Cordelia Fox Pearce (1880 - 1961)*
Viola E. Fox Stroud (1882 - 1967)*
Arthur Franklin Fox (1885 - 1910)*
Ada Savanah Fox Smith (1887 - 1969)*
Lena Fox Adams (1889 - 1986)*
Arrie Rebecca Fox Price (1892 - 1977)*
James Lawrence Fox (1895 - 1975)*
Etha Fox Pepper (1900 - 1981)*
Zion Hill Cemetery
Created by: Donna Corbett
Record added: Jun 10, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 27451860