Ernest Watson “Ernie” Cox

Ernest Watson “Ernie” Cox

Ross County, Ohio, USA
Death 4 Apr 1954 (aged 45)
Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio, USA
Burial Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 7387667 · View Source
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Ernest W. Cox, 45, died unexpectedly at his home, 698 Adams Ave., Sunday [April 4, 1954] of a heart attack. No. 3 inhalator squad administered oxygen in an attempt to revive him.

A resident of Chillicothe most of his life, he was born May 22, 1908, a son of Granville M. and Eloda Maxson Cox.

On Dec. 14, 1929, he married Gladys McCartney, who survives.

Mr. Cox was a member of the Eagles Lodge and was an excavating contractor for 22 years.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by three daughters, Carlene, Ada, and Sondra; seven sons, Ernest W. Jr., Granville, Robert, Lawrence, Roger, Jackie, and Steven; three sisters, Mrs. Marion Allen, Mrs. William Allen, and Mrs. Orvil Moody; three brothers, Darrel Cox, Ralph Cox, and John Cox; and three grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at the church of the Nazarene, Monroe Ave., with the Rev. Dwight M. Bruce officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Cemetery.

Friends may call at the Fawcett Funeral Home.


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  • Find a Grave Memorial 7387667
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Ernest Watson “Ernie” Cox (22 May 1908–4 Apr 1954), Find a Grave Memorial no. 7387667, citing Greenlawn Cemetery, Chillicothe, Ross County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Elizabeth Shaffer (contributor 47232573) .