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Douglas Lewis Cox

1926 - 2018 Obituary Condolences
Douglas Lewis Cox Obituary
Douglas Lewis Cox

Knoxville, TN

Pap Pap was Douglas Lewis Cox, born in Pittsburgh Pennsylvania on July 28, 1926; he went home to the Lord on July 6, 2018. Big Doug was a scholar athlete and served in the U.S. Navy during World War II in the South Pacific. Afterwards he was a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh, married Marie and they had six children. He was preceded to glory by his wife Marie and by his granddaughter Landria. Big Doug is survived by his six children Doug, Dan (Nancy), Don (Nicole), Dennis, Michele (Jorge) Nieri and Maria; grandchildren, Taylor, Mackenzie, Spencer, Madison, Nicholas, Morgan, Rachel, Noah, Melinda, Tiffany, Cameron, Garrett, Chelse, Chase, Chad, Cynthia, Chris, Michael and by numerous great grandchildren. A Celebration of Life service will be held at 12 noon Saturday, July 14, 2018, in the chapel of Berry Funeral Home, 3704 Chapman Highway Knoxville, TN 37920. The family will be available to greet you in the chapel starting at 11 AM. Following the service, there will be an internment service for family members only. Memorials may be made to the . The family invites you to share your memories of Big Doug or sign the on-line guest book at
Published in Knoxville News Sentinel from July 8 to July 13, 2018
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