J.W. "Buddy" Cox

Mr. J.W. "Buddy" Cox, 82, of Quitman, MS, passed from this life Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at H.C. Watkins Memorial Hospital. 
He was born Tuesday, May 8, 1934, in Choctaw County, AL. He was a member of Cross Roads Methodist Protestant Church and was retired as a welder's helper in pipeline construction. 
Mr. Cox is preceded in death by his daughter, Barbara Ann Walley; two sons-in-law, Clint Taylor and Nathan Baker. 
He is survived by his wife, Annie Ruth Cox, Quitman; daughter, Patricia Ann Baker, Quitman; three grandchildren, Samuel A. Taylor (Allison), Amanda Clutter (Chance), Jennifer Walley; two great grandchildren, Amzie Taylor, Camden Clutter. 
A graveside service will be held at 1:00 PM Sunday, April 2, 2017, at Cross Roads Cemetery in Quitman with Rev. Dan Henry officiating.