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Mr. William Creed Cox

• Jul 18, 2019 at 11:56 AM

Mr. William Creed Cox, age 78, passed away on Monday, July 15, 2019 in Marietta, Georgia.

He was a son of the late Aaron and Rose Ann Jones Cox, born to them on August 21, 1940 in Hawkins County, Tennessee. He was saved for over 60 years, and greatly enjoyed attending church. For over 40 years he worked for the Meade Company. He was united in marriage to Kay Ward for 58 years.

Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife Kay on August 3, 2015 and two sisters; Sarah Cox Hackney and Amanda Jane Cox.

William is survived by his loving family: Son, William Cox II (Mary); Sisters: Mary Ann Cox and Virginia Morrison (John); Two grandchildren, Mia and Grace Cox; Brother-in-law, Jack Hackney; Sisters-in-law: Linda Killen, Lee Sanford, and Venita Ward; Special nephew, Rusty Sanford. He is also survived by a host of many nieces, nephews and cousins left behind to cherish his memory.

A chapel service for William Creed Cox will be conducted on Friday, July 19, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. in the Washington County Memory Gardens with Mr. David Ensminger officiating. Family members and friends will serve as pallbearers.

A short visitation will be held at the Washington County Memory Gardens Mausoleum after the service.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Fudges Chapel Cemetery Fund, Surgoinsville, Tennessee, in loving memory of William Creed Cox.

Memories and condolences may be shared at www.tetrickfuneralhome.com . Tetrick Funeral Services 3001 Peoples Street Johnson City, TN 37604 (423-610-7171) is honored to serve the Cox family.

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