William H. "Moody" Cox
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William H. Cox age 90 of Gary, Indiana passed away Friday, May 10, 2019.Cox was born in Jackson Tennessee on January 2, 1929to Frank and Hattie Co. He attended Merry High School in North Jackson, Tennessee. William was a member of Pilgrim M.B. Church where he severed as a Deacon. In 1946 William entered the Military at a young age. He was a prisoner of War for 33 months receiving the Purple Heart, two battle stars, unit citation and also Presidential Medal of South Korea and many more medals after his discharged. William worked and retired from Ford Motor Company. Cox was preceded in death by parents, wife Verdie Cox, daughter Denise Robinson, son Raymond Bowden, eight brothers and five sisters. He leaves 5 children William Cox Jr., Maurice Cox, Chauncey (Michelle) Cox, William (Josephine)Bowden and Linda Ramsey, 10 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren 2 great great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. -11:00 a.m. with funeral services to follow at 11:00a.m. all services at Pilgrim M.B. Church 1301 W. 21st Avenue. Rev. Andre McGee officiating. Interment Ridgelawn Cemetery.



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Published in Post-Tribune from May 15 to May 16, 2019.
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May 21, 2019

to the Cox family sorry for your loss , may the God of tender mercies be with you in your time of mourning.
P. Walker
May 19, 2019
Mary Major
May 19, 2019
To the family, Moody will forever be in our hearts. He was a dependable person and someone to look up to.
To a great neighbor and true friend. The Dodson family will truly miss him.He was always cheerful and carried a smile.Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time. May God comfort you in knowing the wonderful memories we all shared with him.
Romaine, Andron, Indryia Dodsons
Romaine Dodson
May 18, 2019
My condolences to my family during this difficult time. I'm very sorry I could not attend. Rest well Paw Paw.
Blessings.
LaKrissia Bowden
May 17, 2019
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
NINA SCOTT
May 16, 2019
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May 16, 2019
Granddaddy,

I know that no matter what you will always be with me. When life separates us I'll know it is only your soul saying goodbye to your body but your spirit will be with me always. When I see a bird chirping on a nearby branch, I will know it is you singing to me. When a butterfly brushes gently by me so care free, I will know it is you assuring me you are free from pain. When the gentle fragrance of a flower catches my attention, I will know it is you reminding me to appreciate the simple things in life. When the sun shining through my window awakens me, I will feel the warmth of your love. When I hear the rain pitter patter against my window sill, I hear your words of wisdom and will remember what you taught me so well that without rain trees cannot grow, without rain flowers cannot bloom and without life's challenges I cannot grow strong. Thank you for being the best Grandfather that a child could ever have.
Duane & Latonya (Peewee) Spears
May 16, 2019

My heartfelt condolences to the family for your loss. May you be comforted by your cherished memories, as you await the fulfillment of Gods promise to one day be reunited with your loved one again (John 6:40)
May 15, 2019
My Condolences To The Family. May The God of All Comfort be with The Family now and after this sad occasion.
E C
May 15, 2019
Linda & Raymond sorry to hear that Moody has past away he's in a better place now, god has been good he has live a good long life most of us don't make it to live on this long of a journey. May God bless all the family and stay strong we all know it's hard at this tome
Albert (Fish) Eller
May 15, 2019
Linda, sorry to hear of Moody pasting we all will miss him and also remember all the good times laughing with him. Moody was a great guy, may god be with the families and blessed all
Albert (Fish) Eller
May 15, 2019
Linda, sorry to hear that Moody has past away, but we all have very good memories of him, the times we all spent laughing together, Moody will Rest In Peace May God bless the entire family. Al & Blanca Eller Denver,Co.
Albert (Fish) Eller
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