Robert Keith Cox

Published 8:34 am Thursday, July 28, 2022

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Robert Keith Cox, 64, of Clanton passed away July 23, 2022 at Grandview Medical Center in Birmingham.
He was born Nov. 12, 1957 in Montgomery, son of the late James Robert Cox and the late Betty Cox Taylor.
He was raised on a family farm in Billingsley, and was a life-long member of Bethsalem Baptist church. He graduated from Verbena High School where he was an incredible athlete playing baseball, basketball and football. His love of sports continued into adulthood and he enjoyed following college and professional sports. He was a carpenter and a follower of Jesus. He loved spending his time outdoors. He adored his role as Papa to Cheryl’s four granddaughters Amelia, Lily, Lucy and Cora.
Surviving are his wife, Cheryl Henderson; son, Casey Cox; sister, Rene’ (Joe) Spain; sister Jamie Cox; brother, Jason Cox; sister, Shannon Williams; nieces, SK (Joe) Hutchings, Haylee Jason Cox, Shannon Cox and Rachel Roberts; nephew, Justice Cox.
He was preceded in death by his father, James Robert Cox and mother, Betty Cox Taylor.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, Aug. 27, 2022, at his home in Clanton, Alabama. Further details will follow.
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