Vernon T. Cox, Jr., 52 of Wilmington passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, December 31, 2019.
Vernon was born in Darby, PA the son of Vernon T. Cox, Sr. and the late Barbara Joan (Olcese) Cox. He was a graduate of West Catholic High School and worked as a laborer for various local construction companies. Vernon was predeceased by his mother in 2001 and his brothers, Michael in 1993 and Shaun in 2002.
He will be missed by his son, Kevin T. Cox of Jacksonville, FL; his father, Vernon, Sr. of Wilson, FL and his sister, Kim-Marie Cox of Wilmington; his niece; nephews; and many cousins.
Funeral services will be held at the Mealey Funeral Home 2509 Limestone Road, Wilmington on Tuesday morning January 7, 2020 at 11 AM, where family and friends may call after 10 AM. Burial will be private.