Age: 91 Address: Prices Creek Community Date of Death: Monday, August 25th, 2014 Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Service
Farris Fox, age 91, of the Prices Creek Community, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, August 25th, 2014 at his home. A native of Yancey County, he was a son of the late John and Zilla Arrowood Fox. He was also preceded in death by sisters: Nola Fox Miller, Delovia Fox and Opal Blankenship; brothers: Bobby, J.G. and Doyle Fox. He was a US Army Veteran having served in WWII. He retired from Guardian Industrial after 27 years of service.
Surviving is his wife of 48 years, Genevieve Fox; sons: David Fox of Michigan and Daryl Fox of Missouri; grandsons: Alex and Nickolas Fox; sisters-in-law: Barbara Fox of Micaville, Inez Fox of Leicester and Judy Fox of Asheville; special friend who he thought of as his daughter, Connie McMahan and special friend that he thought of as a sister, Sherry Edwards. Many nieces and nephews also survive.
A memorial service will be held at a later date and will be announced. To send online condolences, please visit our website at www.yanceyfuneralservice.com.