HORN LAKE -- Billy Ray Cox, 78, passed away Wednesday, October 2, 2013. He was retired from International Harvester and Case. Visitation was from 6 until 8 p.m. Friday, October 4 at Carriage Hills Baptist Church in Southaven, where he was a member. Funeral services were 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 5 at Bradford Chapel Baptist Church. The family received friends from 1:00 until service time. Interment was in the Church Cemetery.
Mr. Cox was preceded in death by his wife, Myra Ann Cox; his parents, Joel and Ruth Cox; his brother, G.D. Cox; and his sisters, Dorothy McHugh, and Virginia Anderson. He is survived by his daughter, Vicki (Robbie) King of Arlington, Tenn.; son, Kenneth Cox, of Horn Lake; grandchildren, Jestin Kelly, James Cox, and Shaylee Reasons; great grandchild, Maci Marie Kelly; and a brother, Joe Cox of Duck Hill.
Memorial contributions may be made to Carriage Hills Baptist Church.