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Demarius Cox

d. June 7, 2019
Hillsboro – Demarius Cox, 16, passed away June 7, 2019 at Sky Ranch Horn Creek Church Camp in Westcliffe, Colorado. He was born April 1, 2003 in Orlando, Florida to Demetrius and Ciara (Harris) Cox. Survivors include: parents, Demetrius and Ciara Cox of Hillsboro; brother, Demetrius Cox Jr. of Orlando, Florida; sisters, D’myia Cox of Hillsboro, D’asia Cox of Hillsboro. Celebration of Life Service 10:00 a.m. Thursday, June 20, 2019 at Tabor College Shari Flaming Center for the Arts in Hillsboro officiated by Pastor Sara Jo Waldron. Family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church. Interment at Hillsboro Mennonite Brethren Church cemetery. Memorials to Cox Family Benefit Fund in care of Jost Funeral Home P.O. Box 266 Hillsboro, KS 67063. Online condolences at www.jostfuneralhome.com

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2 thoughts on “Demarius Cox

  1. To the Cox Family,

    I wanted to send you my deepest sympathy on the recent passing of Demarius. I was Demarius’ preschool teacher and family advocate when he was enrolled in the head start program at Hillsboro Elementary School. He was such a sweet kid and will never be forgotten. You were amazing parents to work with as well. I continue and will always remember each and everyone one of my students, families. It saddens me deeply regarding your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time.

    Julia (Hurd) Barhorst

  2. My name is Irina and I’m 15. I used to live in Hillsboro and now live in Andover. I know I remember how great of an athlete he was. He is in the arms of the father now, that’s one thing I know for sure. God has his plans for everyone and I know his plans for me. My thoughts and prayers

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