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Fred Franklin Cox (1932 - 2004)

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Fred Franklin "Freddie" Cox
Born in Bluff City, Sullivan, Tennessee, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of [private wife (1930s - unknown)]
Husband of — married in Bristol, Virginia, United Statesmap
[children unknown]
Died in Bristol, Sullivan, Tennessee, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 11 Mar 2018
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Fred was born on July 5, 1932. He was the son of Joseph Cox and Nell Smith. [1]

He enlisted in the Army on September 4, 1952 and served as a Private in Korea.[2]

Fred married his first wife in August 1953, they had one daughter. After the divorce, Fred was given full custody of their daughter. She lived in Bluff City with her Grandmother Nell Cox.[3]

On April 11, 1958 Fred married Elsie Peters in Bristol, Virginia.[4]

He passed away on June 5, 2004 and is buried in the Mountain Home National Cemetery in Johnson City, Tennessee.[5]


  1. "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 16 July 2018), Fredie Cox in household of Nellie F Cox, Civil District 3, Sullivan, Tennessee, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 82-3, sheet 12B, line 53, family 189, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 3937.
  2. Citation Information: Transcript Birth date: 07/05/1932 Birth place: Death date: 06/05/2004 Web Address U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006 Author National Cemetery Administration Publisher Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - National Cemetery Administration. Nationwide Gravesite Locator.Original data: National Cemetery Administration. Nationwide Gravesite Locator Repository Information:
  3. personal knowledge of Emily Holmberg
  4. Virginia Department of Health; Richmond, Virginia; Virginia Marriages, 1936-2014; Roll: 101167382 Source Information: Title Virginia, Marriage Records, 1936-2014 Author Publisher Operations, Inc. Publisher Date 2015 Publisher Location Provo, UT, USA Repository Information: Virginia Marriage Record
  5. Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 15 July 2018), memorial page for Fred Frank Cox (5 Jul 1932–5 Jun 2004), Find A Grave: Memorial #72039618, citing Mountain Home National Cemetery, Johnson City, Washington County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Marvin & Samme Templin (contributor 426307) .
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