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Wayne Cox
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Birth: Oct. 30, 1880
Clinton
Anderson County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Oct. 4, 1944
Davenport
Lincoln County
Washington, USA

His father was Franklin P. Cox born 11 May 1853 in Anderson County, Tennessee and his mother, Nancy Serelda (Dew) Cox was born 12 July 1849 also in Anderson County, Tennessee. She was living near Clinton, TN when he passed away.

At the age 16 he made a trip on a riverboat to New Orleans where he worked for awhile on the levies. In 1906 he moved to Lamona, Lincoln County, WA and worked several years on different farms. He was very well liked.

He was a skilled mule skinner and one year won the first place trophy cup at the Harrington Horse and Mule Farming Days.

He was a member of the Harrington IOOF Order No 160 and they conducted his graveside services.

He had a heart attack in September but had returned to work after being hospitalized. He passed away in his room at the Lincoln Hotel in Davenport, WA.
 
 
Burial:
Hillcrest Cemetery
Harrington
Lincoln County
Washington, USA
 
Maintained by: Valerie Timm Adams
Originally Created by: Donna Lyle Alumbaugh
Record added: Apr 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50603953
Wayne Cox
Added by: Valerie Timm Adams
 
 
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A special flower for Wayne who is a long way from his family and home state of Tennessee.
- Donna Lyle Alumbaugh
 Added: Jul. 21, 2010
 
 
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