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 Perry Lee Cox

Perry Lee Cox

Death 18 Mar 1937 (aged 10)
New London, Rusk County, Texas, USA
Burial New London, Rusk County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 10815033 · View Source
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Perry was a victim of the New London school explosion of 1937.

Henderson Times, Mar. 25, 1937

A Sunday Funeral Grandview Church

Sunday morning at 11:00 o'clock funeral services were conducted by Rev. T. H. Irwin in the Grandview Baptist church for Perry Lee Cox, followed by interment in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Perry Lee was the son of Mr. & Mrs. R. M. Cox of the Grandview community. He died at London last Thursday in the great explosion in the high school building. He was 10 years old. Besides his parents, he is survived by a little sister, Bobby Kate Cox.

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  • Created by: Jennifer
  • Added: 19 Apr 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 10815033
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  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Perry Lee Cox (5 Nov 1926–18 Mar 1937), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10815033, citing Pleasant Hill Cemetery, New London, Rusk County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Jennifer (contributor 46554568) .