2017-12-20 / Obituaries

James E. Cox


James Elbert Cox, 67, of Hedgesville, died Monday, December 18, 2017 at Berkeley Medical Center, Martinsburg.

Born March 17, 1950 in Olney, Md., he was the son of the late Pauline Noblin Sutphin Cox.

He attended Gaithersburg High School and had worked as a truck driver for various companies.

He liked watching westerns, car shows and working on cars.

Surviving are his wife, Lucy Deborah Robinson Cox, at home; five children, Nina Ruppenthal, Dennis Dishman, Richard Cox, Kylee Cox and Brooke Cox, all of Berkeley Springs; one sister, Dorothy Cox, Germantown, Md.; three grandchildren, James Robinson II, Michael Moss and Skylar Moss, all of Berkeley Springs and one great-granddaughter.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Deborah Cox.

Services and interment will be private.

Arrangements are being handled by the Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 95 Union Street, Berkeley Springs.

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