Jack Dempsey Cox

Published 6:00 am Monday, February 13, 2006

Services for Jack Dempsey Cox, of Monticello, are 3 p.m. today,Feb. 12 at Carmel Baptist Church in Monticello with burial in thechurch cemetery. Wilson Funeral Home is in charge ofarrangements.

Visitation is today from 1:30 to 3 p.m. at the church.

Mr. Cox, 84, died Feb. 10, 2006, at Lawrence County Hospital. Hewas born on April 24, 1921, to Henry Cox and Nannie Wilson Cox.

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He was retired from TWA Airlines in Kansas City, Mo. He was amember of Carmel Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the Air Forceduring World War II.

Preceding him in death were his parents.

Survivors are his wife, Ila Jane Cox, of Monticello; his sonAdam Cox, of Enterprise; his daughter, Lana C. Ramsey, of Virginia;and his sisters, Gloria Kiern, of Metairie, La., and PaulineLambert, of Texas.