James R. Cox Sr.


BELFAST – James R. Cox Sr., 76, of Morrill and Livermore Falls passed away Sunday, April 9, at Tall Pines Nursing Home.

He was born July 24, 1927, in Kentucky. He was an avid fisherman, hunter and gardener and really enjoyed life and especially his family.

He served in the Navy and was retired from the Maine State Department of Agriculture. He will be sadly missed by all.

He is survived by his wife, Etta “King” Cox; sons and daughters, James Jr. and Allison Cox of Morrill, John and Anna Cox of Morrill, Joel and Laurie Cox of Morrill, Jane and Gary Grant of Morrill, Jacki and Mark Varnum of Oakland, Jeff and Debra Payeur of Canton, Jaqueline and Lee Fontenot of Jay, Darlene Jordan of Livermore, Laurie Payeur of Jay, Barry King of Key West, Fla. and Terry Payeur of Largo, Fla.; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, sisters and brothers-in-law.

The family would like to thank Wiles Funeral Home for all the arrangements.