Mr. Wilcox died on April 20, 2004, in Araphoe, CO, at 8:15 p.m., of natural causes.
Mr. Wilcox was born on April 26, 1937, in Greenville, Ky. He was the son of the late J.C. Orville and Vida Reid Wilcox.
Mr. Wilcox was a U.S. Army veteran, serving in the Korean Conflict; was of the Baptist Faith; worked with Heating & Air Conditioning Installations; was a VFW member; and a member of the Moose Lodge.
Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Patricia Sharon and Mario Ruiz, and Wendy Jo Kerr and Hugo Ruiz, all of Denver, CO; a sister, Brenda Lou Dailey, of Cadiz; 11 grandchildren, Damon Wilcox, Hector Herrera, Maria Ruvalcava, Vida Jean Wilcox, Lupe Ruiz, Bryan Ruitz, Rafael Castillo, Krystal Pena, Wendy Morales, Alfredo Pinedo, and Domingo Ruiz; three nephews, David Rattray, Ron Mazac, Jr., and Cody Dailey, all of Cadiz; a niece, Angela Mazac Detweiler, Cadiz; and 10 great-nieces and nephews.
Goodwin Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.