A graveside service for Billy Cox of Winona will be held on Thursday, December 9 at 1:00 p.m. in the Indianola City Cemetery in Indianola, MS. Rev. Randy Bridges will officiate the service.
Billy Cox, 86, passed away at his home in Winona on Thursday, December 2, 2021. He was born in Indianola to Billy and Minnie Smith Cox on July 24, 1935. He was a graduate of Winona High School and attended North Winona Baptist Church. Earlier in his life, he worked for Piggly Wiggly Corp. and served in the Mississippi Army National Guard.
Mr. Cox is survived by two daughters, Melanie Cox of Louisville, KY and Deandrea “Dee” Cox Hunt (Ray) of Brandon; brother, Eddie Smith Cox (Marlynn) of Lebanon, Indiana; and two nephews. In addition to his parents, he preceded death by his daughter, Casandra Cox and brother, Daniel Ezekiel Cox.