Services: Have been held.
Mr. Walter Wendell Cox, 101, of Plano, Texas, died Tuesday, April 26, 2005, in Plano, Texas.
He was born on Jan. 13, 1904, in Belton, Texas, to Thomas and Rose Cox.
He served in the U. S. Navy during World War II. He owned Shaws Jewelry until the early 1960s. He was a resident of Clovis until moving in 1997. He was a member of the Lions Club and the coffee buddies at Daylight Donuts.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Louise Cox; a brother, Frank Cox; and a sister, Anne Hammond.
Survivors include two daughters, Rosemary Yowell (and husband, Larry), Carolyn Skokan (Mark); and four grandchildren, Ryan And Lauren Yowell, Lea Lowrance and Kara Hallmark.
Visitation is scheduled from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Friday at Steed-Todd Funeral Home in Clovis.
Father John Rollinson will officiate the services.
Burial will be 2:30 p.m. Monday at Santa Fe National Cemetery.
Honorary pallbearers are Abby Parrish, Jimmie, Wes, and Steve Cockerham, David Spencer, Bobby Gore, Larry and Ryan Yowell, Mark Skokan, Randy Griffin, and Judy Tackett.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Heartlight Ministries, P.O. Box 286, Hallsville, Texas 75650 or the American Alzheimers Association.
Arrangements are by Steed-Todd Funeral Home of Clovis.