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Douglas Alan Cox

April 7, 1955 — April 3, 2018

Douglas A. Cox, 62, of Troy, passed away on April 3, 2018 at his residence.

Douglas was born on April 7, 1955 in Greenville, the son of Patricia (Riegle) Cox of Tipp City and the late Robert Gene Cox.

In addition to his father, Douglas was preceded in death by his grandparents, Earl and Weltha Cox and Glen and Grace Riegle

Douglas was a 1973 graduate of Arcanum High School and a 1977 graduate of Bowling Green State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism. He was a member of the Phi Delta Theta Fraternity. Doug spent most of his working career in human resources and sales with various Miami Valley companies. He never met a stranger, had an amazing memory, and a knack for making people smile.

In addition to his mother, Douglas is survived by his brother and sister-in-law, Philip (Lois) Cox of Tipp City; his nephews, Brandon Cox of Tipp City and Kevin (Chelsea) Cox of Tipp City; great nephew, Clark Cox; his great niece, Ryan Cox; and his extended family, Melissa Allen, Kellie Brand, Dawn Curnette, Cathy Cox, Logan Spears, Alex Brand, and Jack Brand.

A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 3 PM at Tribute Funeral Homes, Greenville Campus with Rev. Eric Fee officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery, Ft. Jefferson, Ohio.

Family and friends may visit on Saturday, April 14, 2018 from 1 PM to 3 PM at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Miami County Animal Shelter, 1110 N Co Rd 25A, Troy, Ohio 45373.

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