Larry “Sonny” Cox, of Carbon, Indiana passed away Tuesday, June 05, 2018. He had been hospitalized since Sunday, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. He was born December 15th, 1947 to the late Raymond W. “Coxie” and Lillian (Garrett) Cox. He grew up in the Russellville community and attended school there.
He was an avid lover of music. Especially Old Time Rock and Roll, and Country. For many years he was a lead guitar player and singer in many different bands in the area. For years he worked for Rose Bros. Trucking Co. He retired from Lear Manufacturing. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, but most of all time with his four grandchildren.
He is survived by his son; Larry R. Cox, one daughter; Marlana R. (Jamie) House. Two grandsons: Dalton Garrett Miller, and Logan Douglas Miller, two grand daughters, Lauren Riley House and Marae Kaylee House, one sister Evelyn K. (Jim) West, one brother-in-law, Larry D. Spencer, several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, grandparents, one sister, Mavis I. Spencer.
Graveside service will be 11:00 AM, Saturday, June 9, 2018 at Russellville Cemetery, 12001 -12509 North County Road 650 West, Russellville, Indiana 46175. In Lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Heart to Heart Hospice. 4529 South 7th Street, Terre Haute, Indiana 47802.