|Birth: ||Aug. 13, 1944|
|Death: ||Oct. 6, 2013|
Born Colin Julius Cox and the name was messed up on the birth certificate which became Julius Colin Cox, but he always wanted to keep the first name as Colin which he did through out his short life.
Colin was one of seven boys born to Otis Leo& Ruth Rosalee Cox. Colin was a loving father to his children and grandchildren. His favorite hobbies were fishing, playing his guitar and harmonica, watching old western movies and his most favorite hobby was crafting custom handmade knives, which also became his profession in the mid 1980's. Colin became a well-known knife maker and joined the Knifemaker's Guild in 1984. You can Google or Bing his name for more info on the knives!
Colin was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ Latter-Day Saints and served in many capacities and callings through out his life. Among his many callings he served as a Ward Mission Leader, Young Men's President, Counselor in the Bishopric and as a Primary Teacher. Colin had a strong testimony of the Gospel of Jesus Christ and felt it was important to share it with others. He shared his testimony both through his words and his actions on a daily basis. He spent the last seven weeks of his life in the hospital and during that time won the love and affection of the nurses and staff to the point that they would visit his when they had an extra minute or two to spare.
Longview Memorial Gardens
Created by: Richard Hopkins
Record added: Oct 12, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 118585742
I salute you Colin for serving your country proudly in the Marine Corp.You will be missed on earth.Brother Hopkins|
Added: Oct. 12, 2013