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 Charles Wallace Cox, Sr

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Charles Wallace Cox, Sr

  • Birth 13 Dec 1915
  • Death 27 Feb 2003 West Point, Clay County, Mississippi, USA
  • Burial Palo Alto, Clay County, Mississippi, USA
  • Memorial ID 63084141

Printed in the Times Post, Houston, Mississippi dated March 5, 2003

West Point – Services for Charles Wallace Cox, Sr., 87, who died Feb. 27, 2003, at Clay County Medical Center in West Point, were held 2 pm, March 2, 2003, at Calvert Funeral Home with the Revs. Inge Halbert and John Saxon officiating.

Interment followed in Palo Alto Cemetery.

Mr. Cox was born to John Singleton and Minnie Sue Hood Cox. He married Carolyn Dexter Cox, Jan. 24, 1945. He was a self employed truck driver, a United States Army veteran of World War II, and a member of Siloam United Methodist Church.

Survivors are one son, Charles W Cox, Jr., of West Point; one sister, Mary Kate Cox McCain of Cleveland; one brother, William Purvis Cox of Dublin, Ga.

He was preceded in death by his wife, one sister, Bernice Walker Cox; and one brother, James Travis Cox.

Pallbearers were Rod Sanders, Allan Holliday, Edwin Ellis, Jim Blissard, Russell Jolly, James Saxon, Billie Avent, Charles Ivy, Pete Dexter, Robert Stafford, Jr., and T N Braddock.

Memorials may be made to Siloam United Methodist Church, c/o Dale Randle, 7814 Siloam Road, West Point, Ms 39773 of Palo Alto Cemetery Care Fund, c/o Jack Elliot, 9010 Hwy 47m West Point 39773.

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  • Created by: Barbara Wiley Hamby
  • Added: 19 Dec 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 63084141
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Wallace Cox, Sr (13 Dec 1915–27 Feb 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 63084141, citing Palo Alto Cemetery, Palo Alto, Clay County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Barbara Wiley Hamby (contributor 46991563) .