David “Bennie” Cox, age 74, of Amity, passed away on Sunday, May 22, 2022.
He was born on August 11, 1947, in Hot Springs, the son of Adron Owen Cox and Lola Edith Lambert Cox. He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Roy Cox; and his brother-in-law, Doug Duett.
He was a United States Army veteran having served in Vietnam and was a truck driver for many years. Bennie loved to go to the car races and had a passion for racing cars, even owning his own race car at one time.
He is survived by his four sisters and three brothers-in-law, June and Ray Thomason and Thelma and Merwin Gray all of Pearcy, Claudette and Frank Slapper of Kansas and Judy Duett of Maynard, Texas; his best friend and caregiver, Paggy Lambert of Glenwood; and numerous nieces, nephews, extended family members and a host of wonderful friends.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Smith Family Funeral Home, Glenwood.
Guest registry is at www.smithfamilycares.com.