Kerry Alcox, age 81 passed away at home on June 15, 2018. Formerly of Mound City, IL and East Chicago, IN, he relocated to Gary, IN in 1969. A 1954 graduate of Love Joy High School & a 1955 West Kentucky Vocational School graduate, with a Barber's Diploma. He retired from Inland Steel after 25 years of service. He was a member of Jerusalem M.B. Church since 1999 under Pastor Isaac Culver, Jr. He is survived by his loving and dedicated wife JoAnn Wimbley-Alcox, 1 daughter Lauren Alcox, and daughter of the heart Chandra (Joe) Franklin; 6 grandchildren and 8 great-grandchildren; loving sisters Carolyn Leonard, Wanda (Sonny) Smith, Lucille Houston, and Sarah Alcox; Cousin/Brother Billy (Renee) Foster; special friends Ellen Tompkins, Ethel Frazier, Carolyn George and a host of nieces, in-laws, other relatives and friends who were special to him.. Preceded in death by his parents, son Duane Alcox, his brothers Edwin Alcox and Kenneth Houston. Visitation from 12:00 to 8:00 pm with Family Hours from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Friday, June 22 at Guy and Allen Funeral Home and Funeral services Saturday at 11:00 am Jerusalem M.B. Church 1741 Fillmore St. Gary, In 46407 with Rev. Isaac A. Culver officiating.