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James Melvin Cox
Birth: Dec. 3, 1911
Curry County
New Mexico, USA
Death: Dec. 27, 1999
San Angelo
Tom Green County
Texas, USA

Melvin Cox is our beloved Daddy and Pampa. Mel was the son of Richard Monroe Cox and Cora Parrish Cox. He was the oldest of 6 boys. He was married to his wife, Johnie Allene Berry Cox, for 68 years. They had two children: Betty Lou and Leon.

Mel and Johnie lived in the San Juan, Texas of the Rio Grande Valley for 50 years before moving to Baptist Memorial Village in San Angelo, Texas in 1991. While living in The Valley they were active members of Peoples Chapel. Mel was a leader in the church and was loved by all. He was a Sunday school teacher with a special ministry to unchurched youth. He was a past president and longtime active member of San Juan Lions Club.

His grandchildren are:
Susan "Su-z" Diane Smith (Kleinhans)
Carlton L. Smith, Jr. (Buddy)
Shella Kay Smith (Graves)
Caren Leanne Cox (Miller)
Drew Leon Cox
Scott Thomas Cox
Jeffrey Frank Smith

He also has many great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

Pampa is loved and missed very much.

Fairmount Cemetery
San Angelo
Tom Green County
Texas, USA
Plot: Blk 27A, lot 7, row 1, plot, spc
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Originally Created by: Caren Miller
Record added: Oct 09, 2008
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James Melvin Cox
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James Melvin Cox
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James Melvin Cox
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God bless you throughout Spring, the Season in which Life is eternally renewed. Rest in Peace.
- Richard S. Barzelogna
 Added: Apr. 13, 2015

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 Added: Apr. 8, 2015
"And they found the stone rolled away fom the sepulchre. And they went in, and found not the body of Lord Jesus. And it came to pass, as they were much perplexed thereabout, behold, two men stood by them in shining garments: And they were afraid, and bowe...(Read more)
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