Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

September 24, 2013

Dewitt Howard Fox

Corsicana Daily Sun

— Dewitt Howard Fox, age 84, passed away on Monday, Sept. 23, 2013 at Country Meadows Nursing Home in Corsicana. He was born in San Angelo, Tom Green County, Texas, on March 30, 1929 to Newell Grady and Lillian Beatrice Johnson Fox.  

He served in the United States Army for two years and achieved the rank of corporal. He co-owned and operated a plumbing company for many years. He married Gloria J. Quinn on Aug. 13, 1955. He was a member of Cedar Creek Missionary Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife.

Mr. Fox is survived by his sister, Merle Marie Taylor of Oklahoma City, Okla.; numerous nieces and nephews and a host of family and friends.

 Graveside services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, 2013 at Hamilton Beeman Cemetery in Retreat with Rev. Darren Heil officiating.

An online guestbook is available at and selecting the Dewitt H. Fox obituary.