Herman COX

Male 1894 - 1945  (51 years)


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  • Name Herman COX  [1
    Born 04 Jul 1894  Madison County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 Jul 1945  Iowa City, Johnson County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried North McDonald Cemetery, Winterset, Madison County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Notes 

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      h/o Beulah Mae (Light)
      s/o George & Rebecca H. (Mills)

      Winterset Madisonian
      July 25, 1945

      HERMAN COX DIED LAST SATURDAY

      Succumbs at State Hospital in Iowa City at Age of 51 Years

      Herman Cox, a long-time resident of Winterset, died at the state hospital in Iowa City last Saturday after several months of rapidly failing health. He was 51 years of age.

      Mr. Cox was widely known through Madison county through his work as a garage operator and mechanic in Winterset over a long period of years.

      He was a life-long resident of Madison county, being born here July 4, 1894, the son of George and Rebecca Cox. He was married Feb. 7, 1914 to Beulah Mae Light. They were the parents of four children, all of whom survive.

      In addition to his wife, he leaves the four children, Mrs. Eldon Frederick and Mrs. Paul Bruns of Winterset, Mrs. Richard Paton of Clarinda, S/Sgt. George Cox of the U. S. army in Germany. He also leaves two brothers, Casper Cox of Winterset, and Sylvanus Cox of Des Moines; a sister, Mrs. Harry Killion of Richmond, Ind., and five grandchildren.

      Funeral services were held Tuesday from Anderson's Funeral home in charge of the Rev. Arthur Mortenson, pastor of the Winterset Presbyterian church. Burial was made in the McDonald cemetery.
    Person ID I13385  Main Tree

    Father George COX,   b. 06 Aug 1850, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 May 1917  (Age 66 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Rebecca Hannah MILLS,   b. 02 Oct 1855, Madison County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1931, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F24867  Group Sheet

    Family Beulah Mae LIGHT,   b. 18 Jan 1895,   d. 15 Jun 1985  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 07 Feb 1914  [1
    Children 
     1. Opal COX,   b. 15 Jun 1912, Madison County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1912, Madison County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Arleta M. COX,   b. 23 Sep 1916, Winterset, Madison, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Aug 2001, Davenport, Scott, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Family ID F25450  Group Sheet

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  • Sources 
    1. [S02329] Find A Grave Website.