Clyde Samuel Cox, age 82 of Jacksboro went home to be with the Lord Thursday, April 23, 2020. He was a member of Faith Missionary Baptist Church in Caryville. He was a loving husband for 27 years, a loving father, grandfather, and great grandfather. He enjoyed spending time with his family, being outdoors, fishing, traveling, and cruising.

He is preceded in death by first wife, Judith (Long) Cox; parents, Henry Clyde and Naomi (Golden) Cox; son John Cox; brothers, Charles Cox, Jerry Cox, and Bob Cox; sister, Eunice Cox; grandson, Brad Partain.

He is survived by wife, Brenda (Cannon) Cox, son, Mark Cox of Colorado, Kevin Hicks & wife Crystal of Jacksboro; daughters, Amy Kesterson of Clinton, Mary Beth Collette of New York; brother, Paul Cox of Nebraska; 8 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.

Due to the Covid 19 restrictions, the family will have a graveside service at Campbell Memorial Gardens on Tuesday, April 28, 2020 with Rev. Tom Reece officiating.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to Campbell County Honor Guard.

Clyde’s guestbook may be viewed at

The family has entrusted the care of Clyde Cox to Martin Wilson Funeral Home  “Where families matter most”