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Obituary: William H. ‘Buddy’ Cox


William H. “Buddy” Cox, 76, of Murfreesboro died Wednesday, May 24, 2023 in Little Rock.

He was born Jan. 5, 1947, in Annapolis, Md., the son of the late Floyla I. Cox and Margaret “Peggy” Artz Kirby.

He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Murfreesboro and was a U.S. Navy veteran. He was also a volunteer firefighter on the Murfreesboro VFD. 

He was preceded in death by a brother, John Floyd Cox.

Survivors include: his wife, Nina Howard Cox, of Murfreesboro; son Michael John Cox of Benton, Ark.; a sister, Irene Chambers and husband Woody of Murfreesboro, Ark.

Funeral plans at Latimer Funeral Home were incomplete at presstime.

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