PRINCETON — On Aug. 13, 2019, Ramon (Ray) Lee Cox passed away at his residence in Princeton from heart failure.
He was born Jan. 4, 1959, in Mount Carmel Illinois to Robert E. Cox Sr and Ruby L. (McRaven) Cox.
Ray was an avid sports fan and spent many hours studying sports statistics. He enjoyed talking to his multiple friends online and keeping in touch with his family.
Ray is survived by his two brothers, Robert E. (Shirley) Cox Jr of Collegeville, Pennsylvania and Ronald D. (Lynn) Cox of Loogootee, Indiana; and by several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Ray was preceded in death by his parents, Robert E. and Ruby L. Cox Sr. and a sister, Ruth Ann Braselton.
Ray graduated from P.C.H.S. in 1977. In school, he was an excellent athlete and excelled as pitcher and hitter in baseball and a nose guard and kicker in Football. He graduated from Wabash Valley College with a business degree and had a paralegal degree out of Vincennes University.
A Celebration of Ray's Life will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at Colvin Funeral Home, Princeton. There will be a gathering of family and friends to visit from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. Sunday at Colvin Funeral Home.
You may leave a message of sympathy or light a candle in memory of Ray at www.colvinfuneralhome.com. Colvin Funeral Home is honored to serve Ray's family.