Mr. Billy Ray Cox, age 76, of Olive Hill, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, May 10, 2022, at his residence surrounded by his loving family.
He was born January 23, 1946 in Elliott County, Kentucky a son of the late Colvin Jr. and Gladys Marie Mabry Cox.
Billy was a Member of New Haven Freewill Baptist Church and loved going to church. He was a life long farmer, he enjoyed working, riding horses, collecting antiques and spending time with his family.
Billy is survived by his loving wife, Janet Rena Leadingham Cox; three daughters, Redia (Kendall) Hall of Winchester, Kentucky, Pammy (Ronnie) Whitt of Elliott County, Kentucky; Tammy Reynolds (Marty) of Olive Hill, Kentucky; seven grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren; one brother, Donnie Eugene (Kathy) Cox of Elliott County, Kentucky; along with other family members who will sadly mourn his passing.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. on Friday, May 13, 2022 at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, Kentucky with Brother Rickie Leadingham and Brother Burris Leadingham officiating. Burial will follow in the Leadingham Cemetery in Elliott County, Kentucky.
Friends may visit from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, May 12, 2022 at Globe Funeral Chapel at 17277 West US Hwy 60 in Olive Hill, Kentucky and after 9 a.m. on Friday, May 13, 2022 until the service hour at the funeral home.
Chris Howard, Aaron Shields, J.R. Reynolds, Daniel Reynolds, Justin Reynolds, Pud Beadle and Evan White will serve as pallbearers.
Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, Kentucky is caring for all arrangements for Mr. Billy Ray Cox.