James D. Cox, 84, of Columbiana, Ohio was welcomed into the kingdom of Heaven on Monday, July 8th 2019. He was born May 3, 1935 in Washingtonville, Ohio to the late William and Lula Mae (Snowberger) Cox.
He is survived by his loving wife Millie Cox of 65 years whom he married on August 15, 1953. Together they raised three children. Connie Brothers of Boardman, Ohio, James Cox II of New Franklin, Ohio and Rev. Jeffrey (Pamala) Cox of Scottsdale, AZ.
He retired after 45 years of employment at Wheeling-Pittsburgh Steel where he was the plant superintendent. He was an avid fisherman, enjoyed golfing, gardening, working in his yard, and spending time with his family. He was a member of New Life Assembly of God church in Poland, Ohio, where he served in a multitude of ministries including working in the kitchen with his wife to serve others, and was well known for making an awesome cup of coffee.
Besides his wife and children he also leaves to cherish his memory 8 Grandchildren, and 17 Great Grandchildren.
Private services and burial were held on Thursday July, 11 2109 at Highland Memorial Park in Beloit, Ohio. The family asks that if honor of James that memorial contributions be made to the New Life Assembly of God Church Kitchen Fund at 2250 E. Western Reserve Rd Poland, Ohio 44514.
The family has entrusted Seederly-Mong & Beck Funeral Home in Columbiana, Ohio with the arrangements for their loved one.
Family and friends are invited to visit www.seederly-mongandbeck.com to sign the guestbook or send private condolences.