Deacon Willie Cox, 55, of 1210 S. Andrews Avenue passed from labor to reward on Wednesday morning at his residence.
Funeral services will be held Sunday at 2:30 PM at the Original Tabernacle of Prayer for All People with Apostle Lawrence Bogier Officiating. Burial will follow in the Wayne Memorial Park.
He is survived by his wife Gloria Thompson Cox and seven children.
Visitation Saturday from 2 PM until 4 PM at the Haskins Funeral Home. The family will receive friends during an inspirational wake from 6 PM until 7 PM at the church.
At other times the family will receive friends at the residence where they will assemble in preparation for the funeral procession.