William Joseph Cox
William Joseph Cox
  • April 29, 1963 - December 17, 2017
  • Huntsville, Alabama

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April 29, 1963 - December 16, 2017

Joe Cox, a resident of the Floyd E. "Tut" Fann Veterans Home, passed away Saturday, December 16, 2017. Joe was a 26-year veteran of the Alabama National Guard and U.S. Army. He retired from the military in July 2011. His career in the military encompassed several career fields, including infantry, retention, missiles, administration and communications. He is survived by his children, Rachelle Brashear (Adam) of Athens, AL and Stephen Cox (Tina) in the U.S. Navy in California; his parents, Jerry and Myra Cox of Huntsville, AL; a brother, Jerry Cox II; and four grandchildren.

Joe was very active in Huntsville community sports, and will be missed by his family and many friends.

You may visit with the family at Valhalla Funeral Home Thursday, December 21, 2016 from 10 to 11am. A funeral service, conducted by Chaplain Coy Hallmark, will commence at 11:00am with entombment to immediately follow in Valhalla Memory Gardens. Please sign his guest registry at www.valhallafunerals.com.