William S. “Bill” Fox, 76, of Connersville, passed away Monday, January 4, 2021 at I.U. Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.
He was born June 21, 1944 in Connersville, one of three sons of Harold “Abie” and Elizabeth Karg Fox. He attended Connersville Schools and in 1961, enlisted in the U.S. Navy. He served for four years, with tours in the Suez Canal, Guam and Spain.
On May 7, 1966, he was married in Connersville to Betty L. Jackson. Mrs. Fox survives.
Bill was employed at D&M and was an EMT on the Fayette County Emergency Unit. He later became employed at Stants and retired from there. He was currently working security at Ivy Tech.
He was a member of the Connersville Baptist Temple.
An avid sports fan, he had played softball and enjoyed playing golf.
Survivors besides his wife include a daughter, Jama Fox Mason and her husband, Jim, of Monroe, OH; a granddaughter, Jacey Mason; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Richard and Phillip Fox.
Funeral services will be conducted by Pastor Joe Ferreira at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in Everton Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
Friends may visit anytime at millermosterrobbins.com