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 Willie J. Cox, Jr

Willie J. Cox, Jr

Birth
Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA
Death 18 Jan 2013 (aged 61)
Burial Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA
Plot Section AA Site 13286
Memorial ID 103785704 · View Source
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Brother Willie Cox, Jr., 61, of Midland, passed away Friday, January 18, 2013. Viewing will be held all day Sunday, January 20, 2013 at the funeral home. Memorial services will be held at 1:00 pm, Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at Northside Church of Christ with Brother Gene Collins, officiating. Willie was born March 28, 1951 to Mozella and Willie Cox, Sr. in Memphis, TN. He grew up in Memphis and received a bachelor's degree from the Memphis School of Preaching. He received an associate's degree in business from Shelby State College in Memphis. Willie was dedicated to the call of Christ and served that call to the fullest. He was the minister for the Green Acres Church of Christ in Osceola, AR for 13 years. He was then the minister for the Parkview Church of Christ in Jackson, MS. He and his family moved to Midland, TX in 2001 and he became the minister for the Northside Church of Christ for 12 years. Willie never met a stranger. He loved to say, "You are too blessed to be stressed." He was an excellent counselor. He worked part time as a sales associate at Wal-Mart. Survivors include wife, Renee Cox of Midland; daughter, Carla Lee and husband Ricky of Jonesboro, AR; daughter, Whitney Cox of Jonesboro, AR; god daughter, Sherdonna Bragg of Edinburg, TX; and grandchildren, Jordan Lee, Braelen Lee, Kaniya Bonnett, and Zione Scates. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mozella and Willie Cox, Sr., 1 sister and 2 brothers. Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Midland. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.com


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  • Created by: Tom Childers
  • Added: 19 Jan 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 103785704
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Willie J. Cox, Jr (28 Mar 1951–18 Jan 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 103785704, citing West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Tom Childers (contributor 46515204) .