Jeffrey Lynn Cox, Sr

Jeffrey Lynn Cox, Sr

Birth
Detroit, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
Death 15 May 2019 (aged 77)
Ponte Vedra Beach, St. Johns County, Florida, USA
Burial Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida, USA
Plot SECTION 10 SITE 233
Memorial ID 199290083 · View Source
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MAJ US ARMY
1LT US ARMY
SRA US AIR FORCE
VIETNAM

Jeffrey (Jeff) L. Cox, 77, passed away on May 15 at Arbor Terrace in Ponte Vedra Beach following a lengthy illness. He was born in Detroit, Michigan on May 6, 1942 to James Hunter and Sarah Work Cox, both deceased.

Jeff graduated from Hanahan High School in Hanahan, South Carolina and later received a BS in Aeronautical Studies from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. CW-4 Jeff Cox served two tours of duty as a helicopter pilot in Vietnam. He served in the Air Force and Army for a total of 23 years, active and reserve. He was a member of the Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association.

Jeff is survived by his sons, Jeff (Laura) and Greg (Shianna); his grandchildren: Falynn, Hunter, Irie, Marley, and Micah; his brother, Jim (Charlotte); and a half-sister, Denise Hunter Smith.

Visitation for Mr. Cox will take place at Jacksonville Memory Gardens, 111 Blanding Boulevard in Orange Park, on Thursday, May 23 from 5 to 7 PM. A graveside service with military honors will be held at the Jacksonville National Cemetery, 4083 Lannie Rd. in Jacksonville on Friday, May 24 at 11:30 AM. Please arrive 20 minutes early and park in Procession Lane # 3. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Clay County Humane Society, 2230 Filmore Street, Orange Park 32065.


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  • Created by: Susan
  • Added: 20 May 2019
  • Find A Grave Memorial 199290083
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Jeffrey Lynn Cox, Sr (6 May 1942–15 May 2019), Find A Grave Memorial no. 199290083, citing Jacksonville National Cemetery, Jacksonville, Duval County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Susan (contributor 46770931) .