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Loyd Wilcox

September 25, 1942 — July 9, 2017


Loyd Wilcox,74, of Relieance, TN passed away Sunday, July 9, 2017 at his home.  He was a member of Meadow Fork Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Harley Wilcox, Carrie Hedden Wilcox; brothers, Billie Gene Hedden, Boyd Wilcox, sisters; Juanita Garrett, Mary Ann Guest;  son-in-laws Carroll McCall, Rob Theros, aunt; Addie Garrett, uncle; Richard Wilcox. 

He is survived by his loving wife, Ruby; children, Rhonda (Tommy) Dunn, Lenore (Steve) Wilson, Sharon McCall, Charlotte Theros, Larry (Sandy) Headrick, Brenda (Scott) Jones, Sandra (Richard)Black, Michelle (Joe)Passmore, Karen (Michael) Raby, siblings; Frankie (Robbie) Wilcox, Melvin ( Laura Mae) Wilcox, Loranza (Ray) Frank, Geneva (Robert) Frank, Eddie Wilcox, Roy (Gail) Wilcox. 17 Grandchildren, several great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren.  Several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at Higgins Funeral Home in Benton, TN with Reverend Ray Ingram  and Rev. Johnny Wilcox officiating. Pallbearers; Justin Pike, Josh Pike, Hunter Raby, Tanner Raby, Allen Wilcox, Andy Wade, honorary pallbearers, Lucas Taylor, Logan Taylor, Mike Raby, Tommy Dunn. Interment will follow in Archville Baptist Church Cemetery.

 The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at Higgins Funeral Hom

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Higgins Funeral Home of Benton, TN is in charge of the arrangements.

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Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Higgins Funeral Home

6439 US-411, Benton, TN 37307

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