Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Alcoxs in:
 • Houston National Cemetery
 • Houston
 • Harris County
 • Texas
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Louis Sherman Alcox
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: May 14, 1926
Des Moines
Polk County
Iowa, USA
Death: Apr. 30, 2005
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA

Undated Obituary

LOUIS S. ALCOX, age 78, of Houston, passed away Saturday, April 30, 2005. He was born May 14, 1926 in Des Moines, Iowa. He was a World War II Army Veteran and member of the 101st Airborne Division of the European Campaign. Louis was wounded in the Battle of the Bulge. He was then returned to the states for wound care and later discharged in December 1948.

Louis was a member of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America Local Union 550 and a Gold Card Member. Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Cletta J. Alcox; daughter, Laura Glover; sons, Sidney, Stephen, and Scott, all of Houston; sisters, Maxine of Laurel, MD, Betty Ann of Mesa, AZ, and Ann of Grants Pass, OR; nine grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren, and many other loved ones. At Louis' request no formal services will be held.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Purl Erwin Alcox (1890 - 1971)
 
 Children:
  Sidney Lyle Alcox (1954 - 2012)*
  Infant Daughter Alcox (1958 - 1958)*
 
 Sibling:
  Anne Mae Alcox Casperson (1923 - 2006)*
  Louis Sherman Alcox (1926 - 2005)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Houston National Cemetery
Houston
Harris County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section C-6 Row A Site 36
 
Created by: dran
Record added: Feb 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65807212
Louis Sherman Alcox
Added by: Joseph T Vrecenar
 
Louis Sherman Alcox
Added by: Joseph T Vrecenar
 
Louis Sherman Alcox
Added by: Joseph T Vrecenar
 
 
There are 2 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- dran
 Added: Aug. 2, 2013

- KAREN LOVY
 Added: Jan. 3, 2013
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service