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Melvin Curtis Cox, 77, of Colonial Beach passed away Thursday, June 6, 2013, at Mary Washington Hospital.
Melvin was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, a retired clerk with the U.S. Postal Service after 30 years in Arlington and a member of the Colonial Beach Moose Lodge 1237 and American Legion Post in Colonial Beach.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Haldane Cox.
Survivors include a brother, Clifford L. Cox of Colonial Beach; a sister, Ann Maxfield of Fairfax County; two nieces, Brenda Burns of King George County and Linda Storch; and a nephew, Kenneth Maxfield.
A graveside service was held Tuesday, June 11, in Historyland Memorial Park, King George.
Contributions can be made to Running Strong For American Indian Youth, 8301 Richmond Highway, Suite 200, Alexandria, VA 22309.
Please sign the online guest book at www.nashandslawfh.com.