Glen Cox, Muskogee resident was born September 30, 1936 near Webbers Falls, OK the son of Eual Wesley “Smokey” and Irene (Hibbard) Cox. He passed from this life to his Heavenly home on December 8, 2020 at the age of 84.
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Glen grew up around Webbers Falls and graduated from Webbers Falls High School While in high school Glen was a Golden Glove Boxer. He continued his education at Northeastern State University, receiving his Bachelor’s Degree in Education/ Special Needs. On May 16, 1959 he was married to the former Wanda Goss in Stigler. He served his country in the United States Air Force Reserve.
For over 50 years Glen served in the ministry as a pastor. Together he and Wanda owned State Beauty Supply in Muskogee for 17 years. Glen loved to tinker with things, mainly small engines. He could fix anything. He was a prankster who loved life and being around people. He was a grandpa who was always there for his grandchildren. His family says he was a good man both in public and private.
Surviving are his wife ,Wanda, of the home; three Sons: Tony Cox and wife ,Janie, of Muskogee, Greg Cox and wife, Teresa, of Porter, Blake Cox and Tonja Patton of Muskogee; eight grandchildren: Jennifer Rooks and husband, Josh, Jillia Fletcher and husband, Drake, Jacob Cox and wife, Tara, Amanda Butler and husband, Jason, Zachary Cox, Hillary Pearson and husband, Chris, Haleigh Carrier and husband, Alan, and Colby Cox; thirteen great grandchildren, Sailor, Piper and Axel Rooks, Brooks and Briar Fletcher, Ella, Gracie and Cate Cox, Addalyn and Preston Butler, Cale and Channing Pearson and Lane Carrier; three brothers: Wendell Cox, Tommy Cox, Butch Cox; two sisters Betty Sheridan and Ginger Brixey.
Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Monday December 14, 2020 at Southeast Baptist Church with Rev. Monty Baggett officiating. Interment will be at Vaught Cemetery in Webbers Falls under the care and direction of Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home of Muskogee. Viewing will be Saturday from 10:00 am to 8:00 pm and Sunday from 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm.