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THOMAS FRANKLIN FOX

August 27, 1953 ~ September 29, 2021 (age 68)

Obituary

Thomas "Tommy or T"  Franklin Fox went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, September 29, 2021.  Thomas was Born in Akron, Ohio on August 27, 1953 to the late Edward C. Fox, Jr. and Bessie M. Fox-Carter.

Thomas was educated in the Akron Public School System.  Upon graduating from South High School, Thomas enlisted in the United States Army, where he served with dignity and pride and received an Honorable discharge.  Thomas received the National Defense Service Medal, an Expert .45 Cal and Sharpshooter M16 Awards during his service,

Thomas' employment history included working in the Fort Worth, TX school system for over 10 years.  Thomas returned to Akron, Ohio where he retired after working various factory jobs in the Akron and Barberton area.

Thomas loved his family and his family loved him dearly.  At family gatherings, Thomas enjoyed singing and playing a rousing game of bid wiz.  Thomas was an avid fisherman who loved to fish.  

In addition to his parents, Thomas was preceded in death by his brothers, Alfred R., David A., Donald E., Edward C. Fox, IV, and William Fox; and sister, Beverly A. Fox-Carter.

Thomas leaves to cherish his wonderful memories brother, Daniel R. Fox of Akron, OH; sisters, Elsie D. Fox, Mildred (Millie) Sharpe both of Akron, OH; Margaret Fox of Savannah, GA, Linda Fox of Fairlawn, OH, and Mary Fox of Fort Worth,TX; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, other family members and friends.

 

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