In Memory Of:

Foy Cox
Air Force

FOY JAMATHAN COX, age 41, of Kendallville, died at home on Sunday, March 6, 2016. Jamathan was born in Fort Worth, Texas on April 11, 1974 to Foy Edwin Cox and Retha Arnelle (Russell) Cox. He graduated from Norman High School in Oklahoma and the College of the Air Force at Oklahoma State University. He was currently attending Indiana Wesleyan University. Jamathan retired from the United States Air Force after 13 tours of duty and 15 years of honorable service to America. Jamathan lived to serve. He was currently serving his fellow veterans in the Disabled Veteran Outreach Program with Work One in Fort Wayne. He was married to Jane Marie (McKenzie) Shepherd on June 24, 2006 at Grace Christian Church in Kendallville. Jamathan was a proud Eagle Scout and he loved the outdoors. He loved to go fishing, hunting, and camping, and he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He volunteered with various organizations including Miami County CASA. He was a member of the Kendallville Masonic Lodge #276, Kokomo VFW, Disabled American Veterans and he attended the Bunker Hill Baptist Church.