William C. “Bill” Fox, 83, of Marion, KY. died Sunday April 29, 2018 at Crittenden Health Systems. He was a member and Deacon of Marion Baptist Church, multiple Past Master of Bigham Lodge No. 256, owner of Henry and Henry Monument Company, and Chairman of the Marion Cemetery Association for many years.
Survivors include his wife of 67 years, Joan Henry Fox of Marion, KY; daughter, Dianne (Virgil) Newcom of Marion, KY; son, Wm. A. “Billy” (Charlotte) Fox of Marion, KY; grandchildren, Perry (Tina) Newcom of Marion, KY, Angie (Randy) Head of Henderson, KY, Julia (Tim) Dean of Ithaca, NY, Mandy (Kent) Curnel of Marion, KY, and Abby Fox of Marion, KY.; seven great-grandchildren, one great-great-granddaughter; brother, Jimmy (Jennifer) Fox of Paducah, KY; sister, Elizabeth Campbell of Kissimmee, FL; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Collin Fox and Edith Winters Fox Russell; brothers, Tommy and Doug Fox and sister, Lois Hicks.
Services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at Gilbert Funeral Home in Marion, KY. with interment in Mapleview Cemetery. The family will receive visitors from 4:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Tuesday and 9 a.m. until service time Wednesday at the funeral home.
Masonic Rites will be held at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Marion Cemetery Association, Marion Baptist Church, Bigham Lodge 256 or the charity of your choice.