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Ronnie Ray Cox

December 15, 1947 December 8, 2018
Ronnie Ray Cox
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Obituary for Ronnie Ray Cox

DURHAM: Ronnie Ray Cox died Saturday, December 8, 2018. The son of the late Willie Maye Cox and Ethel Gertrude Turnage Cox. In addition to his parents, Mr. Cox was also preceded in death by his two brothers, Willie Maye Cox and Robert Earl Cox; sister, Helen Ruth Cox; and three half brothers, James Harvey Cox, Claude Duckery Cox and Fred Joseph Cox.
Mr. Cox owned Park Auto Service and previously owned Triangle BP of Durham for almost 40 years. His customers quickly became his friends. Mr. Cox also served in the US Navy during Vietnam and earned many service medals, including an Expert Rifleman Medal, National Defense Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal, Combat Action Ribbon, and a Fleet Marine Combat Operations Insignia.
Mr. Cox is survived by his wife, Daphine Medlin Cox; daughter Michelle Cox Brooks, and husband Geoffrey; granddaughter, Savannah Lauren Brooks; sister, Elizabeth Gertrude Abell and brother, Jimmy Lee Cox.
A funeral service will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, December 15, at Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham, with Pastor Eric Burmahl officiating. Burial will follow at Brier Creek Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. prior to the service and other times at the home of Michelle and Geoffrey Brooks.
The family is being assisted by Clements Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. in Durham. Online condolences may be sent to www.clementsfuneralservice.com.


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Visitation

Saturday

15

Dec

10:00 AM 12/15/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 12/15/2018 11:00:00 AM
Clements Funeral Home

1105 Broad St.
Durham, NC 27705

Clements Funeral Home
1105 Broad St. Durham 27705 NC
United States

Funeral Service

Saturday

15

Dec

11:00 AM 12/15/2018 11:00:00 AM
Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham

1105 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27705

Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham
1105 Broad Street Durham 27705 NC
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Brier Creek Memorial Gardens Final Resting Place

7600 Acc Blvd
Raleigh, NC 27617

7600 Acc Blvd Raleigh 27617 NC
United States
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