Albert Cox Obituary
Posted 30 Sep 2012 by Moore_Smith
FORT SCOTT TRIBUNE OBITUARY
ALBERT L. COX SR.
Albert Lee Cox, 70, 1915 Huntington Blvd., died Saturday at 120 S. Lincoln St.
He was born Nov. 24, 1911, at Scammon, the son of Albert G. and Mary Ellen Tipton Cox. In 1974, he retired as a driver for United Transports of Kansas City, Kan. Mr. Cox was an army veteran of World War and a member of Olson-Frary-Burkhart Post 1165, Veterans of Foreign Wars, and a member of Teamsters Local No. 498 of Kansas City, Kan.
Survivors include three sons, Albert Lee Cox Jr., William David Cox and Robert Floyd Cox, all of Fort Scott; six daughters, Mrs. Jean Schroder of Pittsburg, Mrs. Earl (Sharon) Gillispie, Mrs. Alvin (Linda) Metcalf, Mrs. Don (Vicki) Parsons and Mrs. Dan (Cindy) Larsen, all of Fort Scott, and Mrs. Reza (Teresa) Ahmadi of Manhattan; one sister: Mrs. Roy (Geneive) Lusk of Silverdale, Wash.; and 12 grandchildren.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Cheney’s Memorial Chapel with the Rev. James Carnley officiating.
Burial will be in Fort Scott National Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at Cheney’s Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Kansas Heart Association, in care of Mrs. Virginia L. Johnson, P.O. Box 46, Fort Scott, Kan. 66701.