Mr. Archie Lee Fox, age 73, of Taylorsville, passed away on Saturday, September 4, 2021 at Iredell Memorial Hospital.
Archie was born May 23, 1948 in Iredell County, the son of Odell Monroe Fox and Ruth Dyson Fox.
He was a US Army veteran. He had worked for Duke Energy and retired after 38 years in the maintenance department. He faithfully attended Unity Christian Church and loved to fish.
Including his parents, he was preceded in death by his father in law, Shuford Deal.
Those left to cherish and honor his memory include: his wife of 50 years, Diane Deal Fox of the home; his son, Garrett Fox; his brother, Richard Fox (Debbie); his mother in law, Jackie Deal; his brother in law, Ricky Deal (Brenda); his sister in law, Nancy Alexander (Ron); two nieces, Ashley (Matthew) Reese, Natika (Michael) Morrison; three nephews, Chris (Jane) Welborne, James Welborne, Cory (Anna) Alexander; 10 great nieces and nephews; two who were like his grandchildren, Justice and Madison Morrison; and several aunts and uncles who he loved very much.
A parking lot funeral service will be held at 3 p.m., Thursday, September 9th, 2021 at Unity Christian Church. Rev. Scott Hammer will officiate. Burial will follow in the Liberty United Methodist Church Cemetery with full military honors accorded by Alexander County Veterans Honor Guard.
The body will lie-in-state from 9a.m.-5p.m., Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at Adams Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to: Unity Christian Church building fund or the Liberty Methodist Church Cemetery Fund.
Condolences may be sent to: www.adamsfunerals.com.
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