Gary Paul Cox

Staff Writer
The Daily Ardmoreite

Gary Paul Cox, 73, of Ardmore passed away April 22, 2020 at the Mercy Hospital in Ardmore. There will be no services at this time.

Gary was born May 30, 1946 in Ardmore, to Clyde and Ruth Webb Cox. Gary was born and raised around Lake Murray area, Gary attended school at Love County Public schools and graduated with the Marietta High School Class of 1965

Gary managed many snack bars at many VA Centers and office buildings around Oklahoma, eventually settling back in Ardmore. He married Annette Cox in Lone Grove March 26, 1983.

He joined the United States Army in April of 1968, but was Honorably Discharged in May of 1968 due to medical reasons. He loved to garden, go fishing and work on motors of any sort. He also liked to go for walks. He was a member of the Church of Christ on Merrick Drive

Gary is preceded in death by his parents, wife; Annette Cox, sister Lovetta Williams, sister; Linda Freeman, and three infant brothers

He is survived by daughters; Melissa and John Kennedy of Ardmore, Lesley Cox of Healdton, grandchildren; April Russell, Mathew Russell, Alex Russell, great-grandchildren; Brooklynn, Peyton, MaKayla, Allen, Greyson, Jaxon, Jordan, Dakota, sisters; Joanne and her husband Bobby Stinson of Allen, Texas and brother in law Alvin Freeman of Marietta.

Gary’s spirit will live on in many lives he Blessed through Organ and Tissue Donations.