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Gregory Cox

July 6, 1961 — July 26, 2023

Benton

Gregory Cox

 

Gregory Olen Cox, 62, of Benton, Arkansas passed away July 26, 2023. Greg was born July 6, 1961, to the late Olen and Eva Cox.

Greg is preceded in death by his parents: Olen and Eva Cox; and special niece, Jessica Morgan.

Greg is survived by his loving wife of 39 years, Tonia; daughter, Sabrina (Steven); sister, Debra (Wayne) Kliewer; and a host of family members, friends, and neighbors who will all miss him dearly.

Greg was a proud member of Calvary Baptist Church since 1976. He loved animals, especially his therapy cat, Mia, AKA “his baby”. Greg enjoyed watching NASCAR or old westerns and going bowling. He always preferred to be outdoors, especially if he was hunting. The light of Greg’s life was his baby girl, Sabrina. His favorite thing to do was relax with his wife and look at the stars. Greg was a Macgyver. He was extremely talented and full of knowledge and was able to fix anything for his family, friends, and neighbors. He worked in the sheet metal industry for over 25 years.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, August 1st, from 10:00 – 11:00 AM, followed by a Funeral Service at 11:00 AM, at Smith-Benton Funeral Home, 322 N. Market St., Benton, 72015. Burial will be held at Green Cemetery in Jessieville following the service.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Calvary Baptist Church, 612 Valley View Rd, Benton, AR 72019, or https://cbcbenton.com/give/ .

Services entrusted to Smith-Benton Funeral Home. Online guestbook: www. SmithFamilyCares.com.

 

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Past Services

Visitation

Tuesday, August 1, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Central time)

Smith Family Funeral Home Benton

322 N Market Street, Benton, AR 72015

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Funeral Service

Tuesday, August 1, 2023

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Central time)

Smith Family Funeral Home Benton

322 N Market Street, Benton, AR 72015

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Burial

Tuesday, August 1, 2023

Starts at 12:15 pm (Central time)

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