Oscar Cox, 67, died Tuesday night at the residence in Daisy, Tenn. Mr. Cox was a lifelong resident of Daisy, Tenn. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Dora Tims Cox, Daisy, Tenn.; two sons, Virgil Cox, Red Bank, Tenn.; Charles Cox, Daisy, Tenn.; daughter, Mrs. Grace Beene, Daisy, Tenn.; one sister, Mrs. Lawrence Brown, Chattanooga; grandson, Don Cox; two granddaughters, Charlsie and Sheila Cox. Funeral services will be held at 2:30 Thursday afternoon from the First Baptist Church, Daisy, Tenn., with Rev. Lee Griggs officiating. Interment will be in Hamilton Memorial Garden. Active pallbearers will be Dr. M. R. Caldwell, Bennett Ketchersid, Eugene Welch, Judge Will Cummings, Chester Frost, L. F. Simmons, Willis Brannan, Warren Grant, Ernest Eldridge, R.E. True, Warren Windham, Forrest Pollard, Flet Haney, jasper Grant, Henry McWilliams, Robert Gravitt, Ken Alexander, Dr. Ed Jenkins, T. V. Scott, G. W. Card, T. J. Smedley, Aaron Holland, Oscar Johnston, Sam Wilson. The body will remain at the National Funeral Home until one hour before the service when it will be taken to the church to lie in state.
Died April 14, 1959
Chattanooga Times, Apr 16, 1959
Submitted by Sallie Cox