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Timothy “Tim” Cox, age 47, of 1082 Albert and Maggie Lane, Creston, North Carolina went to be with the Lord, on Wednesday January 29, 2014 at the Watauga Medical Center after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born on July 3, 1966 in Ashe County N.C. to the late Carl Cox and Irene Eldreth Cox of Mountain City, TN. His hobbies were riding four wheelers, horseback riding, and farming and cattle. Tim was a member of Gillespie Community Church
Survivors include: his wife, Lesia Cox of the home; two sons: Tyler Cox of the home, Michael Blevins and wife Reba, Mountain City, Tennessee; and his mother, Irene Eldreth Cox, Mountain City, Tennessee; two grandchildren: Hunter and Brady Blevins; one brother: Jim Cox of Creston, North Carolina; and one sister: Sandy Greer and husband Gary of Mountain City, Tennessee; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were 1:00 p.m. Monday, February 3, 2014 from the Charles B. Hux Memorial Chapel with Rev. Jim Francis, Rev. Spencer Roark and Rev. Danny Farmer officiating. Graveside service were Monday, February 3, 2014 from the Patrick and Cox Cemetery. The family will receive friends Sunday, February 2, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. from the Charles B. Hux Memorial Chapel. Active pallbearers were Adam Osborne, Doran Holman, John Potter, Lacey Perry, Kenneth Sturgill and Terry Woods.
Honorary pallbearers were Jason Greer, Gary Greer, Richard McCoy, Doug Farmer and Walter Cox.
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At other times the family will receive friends at the home of Martha Osborne 1116 Elliott Road, West Jefferson, North Carolina.
Professional services for Timothy Cox are in the care of Hux-Lipford Funeral Home, 300 West Main Street, Mountain City, Tennessee, 37683.