John William Cox

John William Cox, 93, of Aurora passed away Dec. 14, 2020, at his home. He was born Jan. 1,1927, in Harrisburg, Ill. the son of the late Merle and Jewel (Turner) Cox.
He was a supervisor for Boeing Aircraft Company and was a United States Army veteran serving during World War II.
On May 21, 1965, he married Virginia Wise in Las Vegas, Nev. She preceded him in death on June 2, 2018.
He is survived by his stepdaughter, Mary Lou Bennett, of Texas; one granddaughter and one great-grandson.
A graveside service, under the direction of the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home, in Aurora was held Dec. 17, 2020, at the Marionville IOOF Cemetery in Marionville.


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