85-year-old Flora resident, John S. Cox died Friday, January 24 at St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham. He was the former owner of Cox Farms and Cox Resources.
Survivors include his wife, Jean Cox of Flora; a daughter, Theresa Stanley of Flora; a son, Rick Cox of Flora; 2 grandsons and two great-grandsons.
Funeral services for John S. Cox will be 10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 30 at the Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora with burial in Rusk Cemetery with military honors.
Viitation will be from 5 – 7 Wednesday evening, Jan. 29 at the Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora.
Memorials may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.