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James E. Cox

James E. Cox James E. Cox

James E. Cox, age 80, of the Alton, Ind., area passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2022, at the Linda E. White Hospice House in Evansville, Ind.

He was born on Feb. 21, 1941, to Ralph Cox and Mary Parr Cox in Cape Sandy, Ind.

Jim retired from Mulzer Stone Quarry. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and camping. He was a member of the Leavenworth Masonic Lodge 188. He loved his family and his little dog Tiny.

Preceding Jim in death are his parents; his wife, Rosemary Byerly Cox; and his infant son, James Bryan Cox.

Jim is survived by his children, Doug Cox (Chelle) and Kim Freeman-Pannett (Jon); his grandchildren, Sarah Phillips (Derrick), Brannan Cox, Ronnie Jacob, Brittany Jacob and Mackynzie Freeman-Pannett; and his great-grandchildren, Sawyer, Rose Mari, Jaxon Lily, Nolan Jamison and Aniston.

Funeral service will be held on Saturday, Jan. 29, 2022, at 1 p.m. at Dillman-Green Funeral Home in Marengo, Ind.

Burial will follow at East Cemetery in Leavenworth, Ind.

Visitation will be on Saturday, Jan. 29, 2022, from 10 a.m. until service time at 1 p.m.

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Dillman-Green Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mr. James Cox.