COMANCHE — A memorial service for Herman Calvin Cox, 82, of Comanche, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 17 at Comanche Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday before the service.

He passed away peacefully into eternity after a long struggle with health issues on Aug. 13, 2019 in Comanche.

He was born July 3, 1937 in Gorman. He married Marjorie Alice House in 1956.

Survivors include his wife, Marjorie (House) Cox of Comanche; sons, Kenneth Cox and wife Marzell of Granbury, Monty Cox and wife Terri of Comanche; daughters, Janet Garner of Comanche, Marilyn Biggs and husband Steve of Comanche, Lisa Bates of Fort Worth; sisters, Joy Hulsey of Dublin and Ima Lou Neal of Mineral Wells; 10 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by parents, Herman and Myrtle Cox; sisters, Pauline Guill and Juanita Todd; and grandson, Michael Hammond.