John Lewis Cash

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John Lewis Cash, 81 died at his home in Oxford with his wife and children by his side on April 15, 2015. John L. grew up in the Saks community and was a 1952 graduate of Alexandria High School. As an enlisted medical specialist he served both Naval and Marine forces as a Hospital Corpsman First Class stationed at the US Naval Hospital in Quantico, Va., at Marine Camp Fuji and the US Naval Hospital in Okinawa, Japan. He worked for the E.I. Dupont Company in Seaford, Del. and at Annistion Ordinance Depot, where he retired in 1992. He worked many years as a licensed realtor. John was a dedicated follower of Jesus and he was a faithful member of Harvest Church of God. For many years he served the residents and employees of the Oxford Nursing Home with a weekly church service. John spent many years coaching at the Oxford PARD teaching hundreds of young men the game of baseball, sportsmanship and character needed to be contributors in their community. John is survived by his wife of 55 years, Shirley Coppock Cash, who faithfully cared for him during his long battle with cancer; two children, son, Dale (Kaye); daughter, Lori; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; one brother, Truman Ray Cash (Charlotte) and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and two sisters. The family would like to thank Dr. Igor Bidikof, Dr. David Chalk and their staff and to all of the Gentiva Hospice employees who provided comfort and care to John and the family. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, April 19, 2015, at Harvest Church of God. The Bishop Jerry Irwin, the Rev. Don Maddox and the Rev. W.H. Ford will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Anniston Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Sunday from 1 p.m. until service time at the church. Miller Funeral Home & Crematory Oxford, AL (256) 831-4611 A Brown Service Authorized Funeral Home.
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Published in The Anniston Star on Apr. 17, 2015
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