Perritt Franklin "Frank" Cox
Perritt Franklin "Frank" Cox, age 83 went to be with his Lord and Savior on October 17, 2013 at his home at Windsor Point, the conclusion to a fruitful life.
Frank was born on September 21, 1930 in Ellington, S. C. He married Nan Kathleen McCuen on June 4, 1950 who he lovingly referred to as "Buddy". They enjoyed 63 wonderful years together. Frank served in the United States Marine Corp during the Korean Conflict
. He retired from Electrical Equipment Company in 1995. Frank was committed to his Lord. He showed this commitment through decades of work with the United Methodist Men. He also enjoyed fishing, the beach, and his beloved family.
Frank is survived by his wife, Nan M. Cox; sons, William (Bill) Roy Cox and wife, Diane, James (Jim) Edward Cox and wife, Susan, Russell Allen Cox and wife, Sheila, Kenneth (Kenny) Martin Cox and wife, Emily. "Pop" is also survived and loved by eleven grandchildren; Jacob Cox (Helen), Tiffany Cox, Gypsy Cox, Cristal Dupree (Mike), Chris Cox (Amanda), Caroline Johnsen (Bob), Corey Cox, Hannah Muthersbaugh (Scott), Daniel Cox, Amanda Dupuis (Jordan), and Joshua Cox and nine great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, William Shayler Cox and his mother, Arylla Perritt Cox.
Friends are welcome to visit the family at the home of Kenneth and Emily Cox, 5700 Mulligan Way, Fuquay-Varina, NC from 2:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 19, 2013.
The memorial service will be held at Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church, 100 S. Judd Parkway SE, Fuquay-Varina, NC on Sunday October 20, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. The family will be receiving friends starting at 1:00 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations should be made to Amedisys Hospice Care, 220 New Fidelity Court, Garner, NC 27529 or the Columbarium Fund at the Fuquay-Varina United Methodist Church.
Arrangements by Thomas Funeral Home in Fuquay-Varina. Condolences may be left at thomasfuneral.com