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 John Avery Cox

John Avery Cox

Suwanee, Gwinnett County, Georgia, USA
Death 23 Feb 1942 (aged 71)
Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas, USA
Burial Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas, USA
Memorial ID 33724648 · View Source
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John A. Cox Is
Called By Death

John A Cox of 200 South Allis Street died at his home Monday afternoon at 1:35 following an illness with complications of diseases of four months duration.

The deceased was born at Carterville, Ga., and has lived in Jonesboro for a number of years.

Surviving are his wife Mrs. Eva Cox, four daughters Mrs. Georgia Going, Jonesboro; Mrs. Geneva McElya, Little Rock; Mrs. Juanita Gilliam, Trumann; Miss Jessie Mae Cox, at home. Two brothers Dolph Cox of Walnut Creek, Cal., and Eddie Cox of Cash Station, Ga.

Funeral rites will be held Wednesday afternoon at 1:30 at the Farmers Union Funeral Home Chapel conducted by Rev. A. W. Harris, pastor of the Fisher Street Methodist Church. Interment will be at the Ransome Cemetery.


John is my Grandfather.

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  • Created by: Shirley Goingღ
  • Added: 10 Feb 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 33724648
  • Shirley Goingღ
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for John Avery Cox (13 Nov 1870–23 Feb 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 33724648, citing Ransome Cemetery, Jonesboro, Craighead County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Shirley Goingღ (contributor 46913836) .