Russell “Jr” Cox

August 20, 2014

Russell “Jr” Cox 86, of Frankfort, died at 4:30 a.m. Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at Homewood Health Campus, Lebanon, IN. Born November 11, 1927 in Clinton County to the late Russell & Veneda (Woods) Cox. He married Donna “Sue” Sneathen on February 5, 1949 and she survives. Mr. Cox was a 1946 graduate of Michigantown High School. He was a retired farmer and drove a school bus for Clinton Central for 25 years. A volunteer Fire Fighter for Forest Township, he helped establish the Forest Township Fire Department. Jr enjoyed his family and being outdoors.

Visitation and Services

Memorial service will be 5 p.m. Saturday, August 23, 2014 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Craig Overman will officiate. Family will receive friends from 3:30-5 p.m. prior to the memorial service at the funeral home. Family burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Park. Memorial donations may be made to the Clinton County Cancer Fund.

Survived by:

Wife: Sue Cox of Frankfort, Son: Jeff (Kathy) Cox of Michigantown, 4 Grandchildren: Cande (Todd) Coulter, Chad Weaver, Amy (Adam) Lucas and Ginger (Josh) Richey, 5 Great Grandchildren: Jessi Howe, Jerod (Jessica) Howe, Mattye Coulter, Natalee Richey and Sophee Richey.

Preceded by:

daughter, Pam Stoops on January 26, 2011 and a great grandson, Joshua Luke Richey.


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