aged 85 of 1st Pelican Avenue, Husbands Gardens, St. James and formerly of Ealing Grove, Christ Church; retired Building Contractor and Aircraft Fueler of Shell Antilles Barbados Limited entered peacefully into rest on Friday, September 20, 2019 at his residence.
Son of the late Oswald and Miriam Woodroffe;
Husband of the late Cynthia Cox;
Father of Michelin Cox (former Supermarket Manager), Anderson Cox (Immigration Officer), Heather Snagg (retired Teacher) and Juliet Spencer;
Grandfather of 1508 Tyrone Cox (Royal Barbados Police Force), Keisha and Kyle Cox, Adrian Snagg, Cherise Burnett, Kristin and Imani Spencer;
Great-grandfather of Kobi Cumberbatch and Tiffany Gittens;
Brother of Yvonne Clarke and the late Berinda Forde-Cox;
Uncle of Leande Woodroffe, Asquith, Michael, Leroy, Peter, Michelle and Sonia Cox;
Father-in-law of Karen Cox and Sheldon Spencer;
Brother-in-law of Leroy Toppin (UK), Anthony Toppin, Gloria Johnson, Victor and Errol Toppin, Erlene and Sheila Forde (all of the USA), and Esther Holder;
Relative of the Cox, Woodroffe, Leacock and Toppin families;
Friend of Leonard Belgrave, DeCourcey Murrell, Jerry Stoute, Victor Leacock, John Snagg and many others.
The Funeral of the late Alexander Cox leaves Downes and Wilson Funeral Home, Eagle Hall, St. Michael on Tuesday, 01st October, 2019 at 12.00 noon for the Peoples’ Cathedral Church, Bishops Court Hill, St. Michael where relatives and friends are asked to meet at 1.30 p.m. for the service. The funeral will then proceed to the Christ Church Cemetery for the interment.
Wreaths may be sent to Downes and Wilson Funeral Home no later than 11.00 a.m. on Tuesday, 01st October, 2019.
Relatives and friends may pay their last respects at Downes and Wilson Funeral Home on Monday, 30th September, 2019 from 4 – 6 p.m.