June 30, 1951 ~ October 19, 2018
Born in: Newport News, VA,
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Carroll Wayne Cox, 67, of Asheville, passed away Friday, October 19, 2018 at Mission Hospital. A native of Newport News, VA, Wayne was a son of Helen Cox and of the late Winfred Cox. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Geraldine, and brothers, Gerald and Roger. In addition to his mother, Wayne is survived by his son, Cody King and wife, Jessica; granddaughter, Victoria Nichole King; brother, Richard Cox (Tammy); and nephews, Tony Cox, Matt Cox, and Chad Dorato, niece, Lesley Litaker, and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services for Mr. Cox will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 27, in the Patton Avenue Chapel of Groce Funeral Home. Mr. Hunter Cox will officiate. Interment will follow at Zion Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.