David W. Cox

David Wayne Cox, U.S. Army Veteran, 71, of Martinsburg, W.Va., (formerly of Ritchie County), died on Nov. 23, 2013, in Martinsburg.

David was born May 4, 1942, in Ritchie County, a son of the late Lloyd Wendell and Sylvia (Jones) Cox.

He lived in Martinsburg for the last 25 years of his life, where he enjoyed fishing and gardening and led a quiet life after retirement.

He is survived by his older brothers, Samuel L Cox, Francis W. Cox and Edwin E. Cox; and one sister, Glenda Lucille Bransford. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Jane Lordeon.

Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 27, at the Raiguel Funeral Home, Harrisville, with burial to follow in the Chevaux deFrise Community Cemetery near Washburn, W.Va. Friends may call from 1-2:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.mcculloughraiguel.com