CHESTER -- Mr. Richard L. Fox Sr., 86 of 1623 Pinckney Road, Chester, S.C., died Aug. 2, 2007, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 67 years, Elousie Fox. He is survived by four daughters; Louella Leighton and Evelyn Hall of Weaverville, N.C., Barbara Smith of Hendersonville, N.C., and Susan Nichols of York, S.C.; three sons, Richard Fox Jr., and Jimmy Fox of Rock Hill, S.C., and Jerry Fox of Chester; 15 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held today, Aug. 4, at 7 p.m. at West Chester Baptist Church. The funeral service will be Saturday, Aug. 5, at 3 p.m. at Madison Funeral Home in Marshall, N.C., followed by burial at Old Bull Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to West Chester Baptist Church Parsonage Fund, 1898 Pickney Road, Chester, SC 29706.