Charles Edward Cox, 67, of Mannsville, Ky., died Saturday, May 3, 2014, at Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville, Ky.
Son of the late George W. Sr. and Irene Smothers Cox, he was born Sept. 13, 1946, in Taylor County.
He was a 32-year employee of the Kentucky Highway Department. He was a Kentucky Colonel and enjoyed spending time fishing.
He was married to Montrey Garrett Cox. She survives.
Survivors also include two daughters, Heather Mings and her husband, Michael, and Beth Davis and her husband, Kit, all of Mannsville; three sisters, Carrie Rafferty and her husband, Steve, and Connie Burton, all of Campbellsville, and Emma McDonald and her husband, Larry, of St. Cloud, Fla.; three brothers, Darrel Cox, Hilbert Cox and Gary Cox and his wife, Ailene, all of Campbellsville; two grandsons, Drake Mings and Cody Davis; several nieces, nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral was Wednesday, May 7, at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home in Campbellsville. Bro. Irvin Milby officiated.
Burial was in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers were Chris Cox, Gary Cox, Hilbert Cox, Darrel Cox, Jerry Cox, Doug Cox, Kerry Cox and Larry McDonald. Honorary pallbearers were Mitchell Seaborne, Odell Callahan, Jan Burkhead, Bill Gribbons, Dale Houk, Jerry Burress, Kaleb Foster, Larry Collins and Curtis Cox.