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James Cox

1931 - 2009 Obituary Condolences
James M. Cox, 77, died Tuesday, April 14, 2009, at his home in Tularosa.
James was born April 16, 1931, in Black Hawk, Miss., to Frank Hunter and Ruby Lorena (Mimms) Cox. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War and a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars. He was a retired long haul truck driver.
Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Maria Cox, of the family home; two daughters, Debra Johns and her husband, Dr. Bram Johns, of Katy, Texas, and Rhonda Harper and her husband, Jimmy, of Ruidoso; five grandchildren, James Barnes, of Houston, Tiffany Gwin, of Katy, Candace Belche, of Fayetteville, N.C., and Daniel and Amber Rogers, of Ruidoso; 12 great-grandchildren; two brothers, R.W. Cox, of Heber Springs, Ark., and Mack Cox, of Terry, Miss.; and three sisters, Bernice Shumate, of Tchula, Miss., Sara Patterson of Jackson, Miss., and Polly Harris of Vicksburg, Miss.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Roland Cox and Charles Cox.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Hamilton-O'Dell Funeral Home and no services are scheduled.

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Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Apr. 18 to May 3, 2009
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