Graveside services for Hollis Fox, 74, Pomona, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 5, 2013, at Howell Memorial Park Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mr. Fox died at 10:15 a.m., Thursday, October 31, 2013, at his home.
He was born March 5, 1939, at Pottersville, Missouri, to Everett Nelson Fox and Wretha Caldona Spencer Fox. He graduated from Bakersfield High School with the Class of 1957 and on August 6, 1966, he was married at Pomona, Missouri to Sue Brotherton. Mr. Fox was a veteran, having served with the United States Army. Before his retirement he was as a truck driver for Ozark Asphalt Company. Mr. Fox was of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by his wife, Sue Fox, of the family home; one daughter, Missy Bates, husband, Mike, Caledonia, Missouri; three grandchildren, Dawn Fox, Layne Bates and Marie Bone, husband, John; one great-granddaughter, Nicole Barnett; three brothers, Darrell Fox, Melvin Fox and Riley Fox, wife, Linda, all of West Plains, Missouri; one sister, Phyllis Hollingsworth, Gainesville, Missouri; one brother-in-law, Tom Brotherton; and many nieces and nephews.
His parents, one daughter, Kelly Sue Campbell, one brother, Herman Fox and two sisters, Velmas Collins and Lillian Fox, precede him in death.
Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Monday at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association or American Cancer Society, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.robertsondrago.com.