Franklin G. Fox age 66 of Canton, Oh., passed away Thursday morning, July 12, 2001 in Mercy Medical Center following an extended illness. Born in Reader, WV., January 29, 1935 to his parents the late Lawrence and Bernice (Miller) Fox, he lived most of his life in the Canton area and was a retired employee of the Hoover Co., retiring June 1997 after 31 years of service. Mr. Fox was a member of Market Avenue Church of Christ. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Donald Fox and his sister, Dorothy Howell.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Fox of the home to whom he was married 47 years, two daughters and sons-in-law; Sharon and Eugene Fox, Kathy and Tom Mullen, his son and daughter-in-law; Terry and Cindy Fox all of Canton,Oh., one brother and sister-in-law; Howard and Delephine Fox of Massillon, Oh., four grandchildren; Amanda Carroll and her husband, James Timothy Carroll of Columbus, GA., Rachel Fox, Dustin Fox both of Canton, Oh., Andrew Fox of Cape Cod, MA. There are several nieces and nephews also surviving.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday 11:00 A.M. in the Reed Funeral Home with Rev. Keith L. Kull officiating. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery. Calling hours at the funeral home Sunday 2-5 P.M.