Robert Wesley Cox, 76, of Heber Springs, Arkansas formerly of Little Rock, went to be with the Lord, Saturday, December 15, 2012. Robert was born in Lexington, Mississippi to the late Frank and Lorena Cox. He was a 20 year U.S. Air Force Veteran and also worked for Arkansas Highway Department for 22 years.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Alberta; his parents and four brothers.
Survived by one daughter, Linda Bright and her husband, Martin; two grandchildren, Daniel and Hannah Bright; three sisters, Bernice Shumate of Tchula, Mississippi; Sara Patterson of Jackson, Mississippi; Polly Harris of Vicksburg, Mississippi; brother, Mack Cox of Terry, Mississippi, also other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at Roller-Drummond Funeral Home Chapel, 10900 Interstate 30, Little Rock, Arkansas 72209 (501) 455-5800. Burial will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park with full military honors.
Family will receive friends 6:00-8:00 p.m., Monday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Alzheimer’s Association National Office, 225 N. Michigan Avenue, Floor 17, Chicago, Illinois 60601-7633.