Richard Widmer Cox

Monday, November 12, 2018

Richard Widmer Cox, 64, of Paragould, Ark., passed away November 5, 2018, at his residence. He was born April 27, 1954, in Paragould, to Troy and Alma Cox. Richard was an avid fisherman and deer hunter. He worked at Tenneco for 44 years.

Richard prided himself on knowing a little about everything.

He was preceded in death by his father, Troy Cox.

Survivors include his wife, Phyllis Cox, of the home; his mother, Alma Cox; his son, Heath Ryan Cox, of Summit, Ark.; an uncle, Eugene Widmer; his brothers, Fredrick Joe Cox and Dennis Eugene (Kelly) Cox; his sisters, Altra (Richard) Minatt, Tara (Merrell) Holt and Karen (Dean) Hudadoff; along with nieces and nephews, Morgan Cox, Sarah Hudadoff, Dylan Cox and Daniel Hudadoff.

Services are entrusted to Phillips Funeral Home and will be announced at a later date.

Those who wish may visit www.phillipsfuneral.org to send online condolences.