Jack C. Cox, 83, of Roby, passed away Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at his home in Roby. Visitation will be on Sunday, February 24, 2019 from 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm at Weathersbee-Ray Funeral Home in Rotan. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm, Monday, February 25, 2019 at First Baptist Church of Roby. Burial will follow in Roby Cemetery.
Jack was a beloved husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather.
Born October 6, 1935 in Anson, Texas. He was the oldest of five children. He joined the Navy from 1954 till 1958. He received the National Good Conduct Medal, China Service Medal and a National Defense Service Medal.
He married Lonnie Delona McFaul on October 11, 1960. They raised two children. He worked at TEXDOT for many years. Jack enjoyed life. He loved all his family and friends and will truly never be forgotten.
Jack is survived by his wife Delona, his children; one daughter, Michele Goodwin and husband Greg, and son Denny Cox; Three grandchildren: Justin and wife Carlee, Tayler, Brady and wife Amiee; and three great grandchildren; Hayden-Lee., Hauns and Bo. One sister Peggy Kendrick, one brother Travis Cox.
Jack was preceded in death by both parents, siblings Ron and Ben Cox.
Memorials can be made to Interim Healthcare- Hospice
Praying you will find comfort and peace during this difficult time.
Beth MartinRotan, TX
A very good friend. Will be missed. Prayers for family.
Johnny and Bonnie FarrarSaginaw, TX
I'm so sorry for your loss. Prayers for comfort and strength. Love Lana
Lana Hall BrittonAlbany, TX
Prayers to you and your family.....
Debbie SeatonRotan, TX
Delona and family,so sorry for your loss. I will always remember the good times we had back in our younger days. Jack was always one of my favorite people and I considered him a friend. Rest in peace.
Marion and Gayle CarterHereford, TX
Jack was a good friend of Dads, [Sonny Edgar], prayers for your family.
Shelby ShippRotan, TX
Our prayers are with you and your family. We love y'all.
Bernard Weems and familySnyder, TX
My heart is with you in the days ahead as you adjust to the new normal. May all of your family be comforted by good memories. Love you, Phyllis Goodwin
Phyllis GoodwinPaducah, TX