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Obituary of James Cox

James Cox

Mr. Jimmy Cox, age 66 of New Tazewell was born on January 18, 1941 and passed away on March 21, 2007 at his home. He was saved at age 10 and attended Pleasant Point Baptist Church. He was retired from the school system. He was the owner of Midway Country Store and Deli.

James Cox

Mr. Jimmy Cox, age 66 of New Tazewell was born on January 18, 1941 and passed away on March 21, 2007 at his home. He was saved at age 10 and attended Pleasant Point Baptist Church. He was retired from the school system. He was the owner of Midway Country Store and Deli.

He was preceded in death by his:

Parents: Tip and Lucy (Fortner) Cox

He is survived by his:

Wife of 46 ½ years: Fran (Rouse) Cox of New Tazewell

Daughters: Sonja and husband Bob Wells of New Tazewell

Tammy and husband Rick Scoville of New Tazewell

A very special granddaughter: Amanda Keck of Knoxville, TN

Sisters: Hazel Summers of Lewisport, KY

Alma and husband Bill Dickens of Palmetto, FL

Ima Duncan of New Tazewell

Vivian and husband Ralph Taylor of Bessemer, AL

Sisters-in-law: Nancy Godsey of Maryville, TN

Hattie Carter of Powell, TN

Joyce and husband W.T. Keck of Maynardville, TN

Judy Lester of New Tazewell,

Freda and husband Ken Roe of Kokomo, IN

Kathy and husband David Webb of Madisonville, TN

Pat and husband Donnie King of Tazewell, TN

A very special great nephew: Aaron Miracle of Tazewell, TN

A loyal pet, Sally

And a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends from 6 until 9 PM Friday, March 23, 2007 at the Claiborne Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted 10 AM Saturday in the Claiborne Funeral Home Chapel with the Reverend Charlie Widner, the Reverend Stephen Webb and the Reverend Scottie Collins officiating. Music by Judy Jessie, Phyllis Rose and Kay Cupp and Stephen Webb and Sandy Roe.

Burial in the M.C. Keck Cemetery.

Pallbearers: Scott Heath, Ancel Chadwell, Kenny Keck, Ben Duncan, Scott Slezak, and Ronnie Collins.

Honorary Pallbearers: Midway Country Store and Deli coffee crew.

Claiborne Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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