Date of Death: Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Arrangements: Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home
Details: Clay Fox of Burnsville went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 23rd. A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late Arthur and Hattie Mae Laws Fox. He was preceded in death by his wife, Geraldine Arrowood Fox; brothers: Ross, Homer, and Clyde; sisters: Jackie, Lois, Thelma, Hazel and Jean. Clay was a former employee of the Town of Burnsville and a farmer.Surviving are his children: Tim Fox and wife, Rhonda, of Spruce Pine, Lisa Phillips of Bakersville and Clay Fox, Jr., and wife, Joe Anna, of Burnsville; 2 grandchildren: Tucker Jones and Jennifer Fox; 2 step grandchildren: Travis and Jonathan Walker; and a brother: Albert Fox and wife, Becky, of Weaverville.
A memorial service will be held at 6:00 PM Friday in the Chapel of Holcombe Brothers Funeral Home. Rev. Ricky Woody will officiate. Burial will be in the Holcombe Cemetery.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
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