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In Memory of

James Oliver Cox

August 29, 1923 - September 6, 2016

Obituary


Cox, James Oliver "Ollie", 93, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 in Sarasota, FL. Ollie was born in Boyden, VA on August 29, 1923 to the late Will and Cora (Tollison) Cox, moved to Inman, SC, Chicago, IL, and Garfield Hts, OH before retiring to Sarasota, FL. Ollie loved the Cubs, golfing, and dancing and always had a smile on his face. He was proceeded in death by his loving wife of 44 years, Billie and a second wife. Lovingly remembered by his sons, Ricky (Barb-deceased) of Savannah, GA and Timothy; daughters, Vickie...

Cox, James Oliver "Ollie", 93, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 6, 2016 in Sarasota, FL. Ollie was born in Boyden, VA on August 29, 1923 to the late Will and Cora (Tollison) Cox, moved to Inman, SC, Chicago, IL, and Garfield Hts, OH before retiring to Sarasota, FL. Ollie loved the Cubs, golfing, and dancing and always had a smile on his face. He was proceeded in death by his loving wife of 44 years, Billie and a second wife. Lovingly remembered by his sons, Ricky (Barb-deceased) of Savannah, GA and Timothy; daughters, Vickie and Kathy; daughter-in-law, Nanette; grandchildren, Melissa Prokay (Joe), Amanda White (Paul), Courtney, Sara Stettin (Shawn), and Kyle (Autumn); and 8 great grandchildren. Loving brother, uncle, and great uncle. The family will receive friends on Saturday, November 26 from 5-6:30p followed by a brief memorial service. Visitation and service will be held at the Garfield Hts United Methodist Church, 4977 Turney Road, Garfield Hts.