Originally created 10/03/00

Mr. H.L. Cox



NORTH AUGUSTA - Mr. H.L. Cox, 77, of Lake Avenue, died Sunday, Oct. 1, 2000, at University Hospital, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Rowland Funeral Home with Dr. R. Larry Brown officiating. Burial will be Thursday in Lakeland Memorial Gardens, Lakeland, Fla.

Mr. Cox, a native of Cordele, Ga., was a Navy veteran of World War II. He had retired as a chef from Sheraton Inn and Holiday Inn and was a member of Victory Baptist Church.

Survivors include a stepson, Tracy Ray, North Augusta; two stepdaughters, Sarah Bratcher, North Augusta, and Linda Perkins, Augusta; a sister, Mary Elizabeth Rouse, North Augusta; and 13 stepgrandchildren and 22 stepgreat-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Victory Baptist Church, 629 W. Martintown Road, North Augusta, SC 29841.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.