Luther Wayne Cox

Published 12:15 am Thursday, December 29, 2011

Luther Wayne Cox, age 66, a resident of 1588 Vinegar Hill Road, Aurora, died Monday, Dec. 26, 2011, at Pitt County Memorial Hospital.

A memorial service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday at Friendship Pentecostal Holiness Church, 462 Tunstall Swamp Road, Aurora, officiated by pastor Phillip Lewis.

Mr. Cox was born Sept. 10, 1945, in Beaufort County, the son of the late William Luther Cox and Margaret Hopkins Cox. He was a self–employed commercial fisherman. Wayne had a great love for the water and especially enjoyed the time he spent with his family and friends.

He is survived by his four brothers: Terry Cox, Glenn Cox, Garry Cox, all of Aurora, and Kent Cox of Virginia Beach, Va.; and his girlfriend, Debbie Gregory of Aurora.

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Pamlico Funeral and Cremation Service of Washington is serving the Cox family.