Calvin Cox, Jr. 81, of Mount Vernon, Ind., went to heaven on Wednesday, July 4, 2012, with his family by his side at his home. He was born in Posey County, Ind., on October 23, 1930, to Calvin and Macel (Hust) Cox.
He spread the word of God as long as he could.
Calvin was preceded in death by his parents; infant brother, Bertis; and his sister, Mary Chandler.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his wife of 54 years, Doris (Robison) Cox; daughters, Robin (Dave) Harms, Carla (Mark) Oschman; grandchildren, Ryan (Sabrina) Harms, Seth Harms, Chance and Olivia Oschman; great grandchildren, Kayla, Malaki, and Nate Harms; brothers, Johnny Cox, Herdis Cox (Carla); sisters, Dean Hogan, Cecil Jackson; many nieces, nephews, and his wonderful church family.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Saturday July 7, 2012, at Schneider Funeral Home, 512 Main St., in Mount Vernon with burial at Bellefontaine Cemetery.
Visitation was held from 3 until 7 p.m. on Friday July 6, 2012, and continued from 1 p.m. until the 2 p.m. service time on Saturday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to his home church, Faith Fellowship.
Condolences may be made online at www.schneiderfuneralhome.com