October 20, 2014
Mr. Tom Edd Cox Jr. age 87 passed away Monday, October 2o, 2014 at Roane Medical Center in Harriman, Tennessee. He was a lifelong member of Asbury Methodist Church in Rockwood, Tennessee. Mr. Cox was a member of Rockwood Masonic Lodge #403 and a Veteran of the United States Army serving during World War II. He was a past President of Rockwood Civitan Club and graduated from U.T. in 1950. Mr. Cox was owner operator of the Yardage Shop in Rockwood. Tom was a very personal gentleman never meeting a stranger. He is preceded in death by his parents, Tom Sr. and Myma Cox sisters, Agnes Monger and Anna “Tot” Culvahouse.
He is survived by:
Son: Levitte Cox (Tifini) of Rockwood, TN
Daughter: Myma Osborne (Jay) of Rockwood, TN
Step-Son: Donnie Greene (Janet) of Sparta, TN
2 Nieces Nancy and Terry
Many Friends in Rockwood and Roane County Community
Family will receive friends Thursday, October 23, 2014 at Evans Mortuary in Rockwood, TN from 5:00pm-7:00pm. A Masonic Service and Funeral Services will follow at 7:00pm with the Rev. Paul Johnston officiating. Interment Service will be Friday October 24, 2014 at Oak Grove Cemetery at 11:00am with Full-Military Honors presented by the U.S. Army Honors and Roane County Military Memorial Honor Guard. Evans Mortuary is serving the family of Mr. Tom Edd Cox Jr.