Winston Dale Cox, Sr., 66, of Hillsboro, passed away on Friday, Aug. 9, 2019 at Highland District Hospital.

He was born in Adams County on Dec. 29, 1952, the son of the late John and Minnie (Thompson) Cox.

Besides his parents, he was also preceded in death by three sisters, Helen, Gladys and Nellie; and four brothers, George, Bob, Donnie and Paul.

Dale is survived by his wife of 46 years, Wilma (Ralston) Cox; three sons, Timothy Curlonis of Hillsboro, Dale (Lynn) Cox, Jr. of Hillsboro and Dusty Cox of Wilmington; a daughter, Kimberly Wisecup of Xenia; 12 grandchildren, Cody, Haley, Autumn, Shawnee, Brandon, Brittany, Rosa, TJ, Jacob, Aaron, Ryan and Trent; several great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Dorothy (Paul) Arledge of Belfast and Pauline Arledge of Hillsboro.

Thompson Funeral Home is taking care of the family.

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