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Delene Lewis Cox, 74, Taylor Co., KY (1947-2021)

Mr. Delene Lewis Cox of Taylor County passed away on Sunday, September 5, 2021 at the Greensburg Family Care Home in Green County. He was 74 years old.

Graveside services for Mr. Delene Lewis Cox will be conducted at 11amET on Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at the Bethlehem Cemetery in Green County, with full military honors conducted by the Marion County Veteran's Honor Guard.

Mr. Delene Lewis Cox of Taylor County, Kentucky, son of the late Rudolph Cox and Bernice Helms Cox, was born on Thursday, January 9, 1947 in Taylor County.

He had made a profession of faith in Christ and attended the St. Mark United Methodist Church in Campbellsville. He was a former cutting room lineman for Fruit of the Loom, Inc. for 25 plus years, and was a Vietnam Veteran having served in the United States Army.

Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law: Lana and Vernon Atwood of Florida, and Kathy and Mark Warren of Mt. Sherman; a son and daughter-in-law: Michael and Joy Cox of Elizabethtown; seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Mr. Cox was also preceded in death by a sister: Nancy Osbourne.

The family has asked that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Bethlehem Cemetery Fund, which can be made at the funeral home.

Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Delene Lewis Cox, 74, Taylor Co., KY (1947-2021)

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