Freddie Lawrence Cox Jr.

January 20, 1961 - November 05, 2022


Obituary For Freddie Lawrence Cox Jr.

On January 20, 1961 in Clinton, Tennessee Freddie was born to Fred and Wanda Cox. He later went on to become a big brother to Anna, Sherry and Misty. Mr. Cox Jr., was proceeded in death by David Lynn Cox, Freddie Lawrence Cox Sr., Wanda Cox, Leslie Lawrence Hamoud and Renee. He is survived by Anna Cox, Sherry Cox, Misty Cox, three nephews, 2 nieces and 17 great nieces and nephews. Freddie shared memories as a child riding his tricycle in the hills of Beachgrove, Tennessee, playing pinball at Fox's Diner. Everyone called him "Little Freddie". Baseball was always his favorite sport, he played on a few youth leagues, he was an awesome first baseman. Norm Cash #25 of the Detroit Tigers was Freddie's idol. He also enjoyed listening to music such as Johnny Cash and Led Zeppelin to name a couple. He later relocated to Ohio and then to Detroit, Michigan. Where he then attended schools such as, Glorious Freedom Mission, Burton and southwestern High School. Freddie recevied his G.E.D. in the early 1980's. His jobs included, Lindells AC, Checker Cab, Sears and Stanley's Advertising with his brother-in-law Leslie Keener. Here in most recent times Freddie's hobbies included watching Tom Brady or teasing his brother-in-law Timothy McCaig about the loosing Detroit Lions. He also enjoyed a trip to MGM Casino. Freddie's impeccable sense of humor never left him, he made us laugh and giggle up until his passing. Freddie was a loving son, a caring brother, helping uncle and a loyal friend. Freddie will be missed dearly and our lives will never be the same.

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  • 11/21/2022

    Hey Freddie, The Lions have won every game since you went to Heaven 🤷‍♀️ I can just imagine the look on your face , or the words coming out of your mouth 🤣 .. it's OK Brother 💙 I think of you constantly and missing you soo much ! I love you

  • 11/09/2022

    Miss you uncle Freddy I'm gonna miss all the times of you coming outside to the garage just hanging out with me but I know But I know grandma and grandpa and Man have a lot of catching up to do with you You all will truly be missed and loved forever. your nephew Dwayne

  • 11/08/2022

    Brother I am going to miss you everyday for the rest of my life ! You left us too soon , I wasn't done laughing and checking traps with you ! But I do thank you for always being available if I needed you , been a many of days I didn't know how to handle a situation and you helped me, I love you ! Thank you for being a good uncle to Ashley and a even better great uncle to Tj and Noel ..Thank you for walking my dogs through the years , I'm pretty sure they liked you better than me 🙂 Living without you is not going to be easy , it's going to be a struggle everyday , until we meet again big brother I love you with every breath I take ! Misty

  • 11/08/2022

    To my only big brother Freddie was the best .I wouldn't have asked for another brother no one could compare to you. You taught me so much was bye my side threw thick n thin .when I needed you the most you was there ..I will never forget you .I love you so much hard it's gonna be with out you now.always

  • 11/08/2022

    My Brother I love you more than I could have said and I know you loved all us girls ,apart of me is gone I'm thankful for the time we did have with each other you were a loving and caring brother the only peace I have is you are with mom and Dad but it just wasn't long enough I Love YOU FREDDIE always you going to be missed so much anna

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