Mr. Robert M. (Bobby) Cox Jr. of Raeford passed away on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at the age of 83.
Mr. Cox was born January 11, 1935 in Hoke County, to the late Robert Maurice Cox, Sr. and Maggie McVicker Cox. He was a member of the Raeford Presbyterian Church where he served in many capacities and was presented Elder Emeritus. Mr. Cox was an active member of the Woodman of the World, Lodge 118 and was president for many years. He retired as Assistant Manager of Raeford Oil Company after 41 years.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Pauline C. Cox of Raeford, NC, a son, Mitchell M. Cox and his wife, Janie of Concord, NC, a daughter, Barbara Cox Walters and her husband Harry of Roxboro, NC, 4 grandsons, Eric Cox and his wife Jessica, Jordan Cox, Austin Cox and Matt Walters (Quita) 2 granddaughters, Sarah Cox and Mallory Walters, 1 great grandson, Kingston Walters, 1 sister, Dorothy McMillian and 1 brother-in-law, Jerry Clapp, 1 niece and several nephews.
A visitation will be held Saturday, December 22, 2018 at the John C. Ropp Fellowship Hall from 10:00 until 11:00.
A funeral service will be held 11:00 am following the visitation at the Raeford Presbyterian Church with Rev. Dr. Stephen Fitzgerald and Rev. Michael McGhee officiating.
Burial will be in the Raeford Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Raeford Presbyterian Church, John C. Ropp Building Fund, Box 1570 Raeford, NC 28376 or Hospice Foundation of Hoke County P.O. Box 15844 Raeford, NC 28376.
Condolences to the family may be made at www.crumplerfuneralhome.com.