He is survived by his wife, Phyllis Cox; son, Billy P. Cox Jr. (Katie); two grandchildren, Ansley and Preston; three brothers, Larry (Debbie), Jimmy (Debbie) and Ted (Michelle); and parents, Royce and Martha Cox.
Special thanks to New Beacon Hospice for their loving care and support.
The family will receive visitors at 9 a.m. on Friday, April 6, 2012, at Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home (Trussville). The funeral will immediately follow at 10 a.m. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. at Mount Hope Cemetery in Arley.
Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home and Gardens, Birmingham; 205-322-0543