POTTSBORO - A memorial family night will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, Nov 22, 2013, in the Waldo Family Center at Waldo Funeral Home Sherman. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov 23, 2013 at Cedarlawn Memorial Park in Sherman. Tim Harkins will officiate. Mr. Cox passed away Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 at Lake Texoma near Pottsboro.
Troy was born May 26, 1928 in Gunter to James Lee Cox and Gladys (Jamison) Cox. He married Bobbie Joe Donoho on Jan 31, 1953 in Sherman. Troy served in the U.S. Army during World War II
and the Korean War
. He worked from 1976-1986 as the Post Master of Sherman. After his postal service he went on to work as a realtor for Dean Gilbert Realtors. Troy enjoyed fishing and was a member of the Texoma Bass Club and the Lions Club.
Troy is survived by his wife, Bobbie Joe Cox of Pottsboro; his son, Mike Cox and wife Suzanne of Bells; his daughter, Dianne Hale and husband Kelly of Sherman; grandchildren, Justin Walston, Jamie Reason, Jonathan Cox, and Justin Hale; great-grandchildren, Maleigha Reason and Trae Reason; and numerous nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the
The online guest register may be signed at www.waldofuneral home.com.