James Lee Fox of 5809 Alta Vista Court, Fort Wayne, IN passed from this world on April 4, 2020. Jim had only recently been diagnosed with the disease that he battled for several weeks in the hospital before succumbing to its effects on his body. Born in Ravenswood, WV on January 30, 1952, Jim was one of seven sons born to Darrell Leon Fox and Idonia Ethel (Bunny) Fox who both preceded him in death as did his oldest brother, Darrell L ( Darry ) Fox, Jr.
Jim graduated from Ravenswood High School in 1969. He also studied at Marshall University in Huntington, WV. Jim began his work life as a coal miner in Southern Ohio before launching into a long career in sales and marketing.
The family is remembering his quick wit, easy smile, and the loving way he remembered anniversaries and birthdays for his family members. He faithfully sent cards and phone calls whenever he could not be there in person to celebrate. We mourn his passing but celebrate the love he gave and received from us all.