Funeral services for Mr. Leamon Fox, 90, of Bloomington
Springs, TN, will be held at 3 P.M. on Monday, May 6, 2019, at
Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro,
TN. Burial will follow in the Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery in
The family will receive friends on Sunday from 5 P.M. - 9 P.M.,
and Monday from 1 P.M. until time of services.
He passed away peacefully on May 2, 2019, in his home.
He was born January 6, 1929, on Hiwassee Ridge in Jackson
County, TN, to the late Burton Uriah Fox and Essie Cleo
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife,
Thelma C. Fox; daughter, Karen Fox; brother, Leonard Fox;
sister, Helen Fox Robinson; brother, Haskel Boyd Fox; brother,
Howard Fox; brother, Alford Fox; brother, Bobby Davis Fox;
brother, Ernest Fox; and 2 brothers-in-law, James Robinson
and Roy Mundy. He began farming for his family at age
11. He was a dozer owner and operator for 50 years.
He is survived by his son, Gary (Joy) Fox of Bloomington
Springs, TN; daughter, Amy Fox of Cookeville, TN;
Grandchildren: Bryann (Amy) Fox, Don Holloway III, Kelly
(Landon) Gaw, Heather (Tommy) Moore, Elana (Chris) Newton
and a Fox pack of great and great great grandchildren;
Brothers: Hulon "Fuzz" (Carolyn) Fox, Jerry (Linda) Fox, and
Roger (Linda) Fox; Sisters: Anna (Ross) Carroll of Athens, TN;
Treva Mundy of Jamestown, TN; and 2 Sisters-in-Law: Rose
Fox of Rome, GA, and Georgia Fox of Cookeville, TN; and a
Fox pack of nieces and nephews and special friends. The
family would like to express a special thank you to the staff of
Bro. Johnny Fox will officiate at the services.
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