Trellis Charles Fox, 89 of Hendersonville, Tennessee and formerly of Cookeville, Tennessee passed from this life on Sunday, March 1, 2020, at NHC Place Sumner in Gallatin, Tennessee.
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Trellis was born Sunday, November 2, 1930, in Jackson County, Tennessee and he was the son of the late Troy C. and Alice (Chaffin) Fox.
Trellis was a loving son, brother, husband, dad, grandpa, papa, and father-in-law. He served in the United States Army and fought in the Korean War, and was wounded on Heartbreak Ridge, where he received a Purple Heart for his combat. Trellis was loved by all that knew him and he will be greatly missed.
Trellis is survived by, Wife Esteliene J. Fox., 3 Children, Barbara and Richard Sundermeyer, Peggy and Doug Farley, and Deborah Judd; 7 Grandchildren, Levi, Troy, Rachael, Rebecca, Michael, Mark, and Bryan; 12 Great - Grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, Trellis was preceded in death by, Grandson, Robert Farley, and Brother, Finis Fox.
Funeral Service for Trellis Charles Fox will be at 9:00 am on Friday, March 6, 2020, at Crest Lawn Funeral Home with Bro. Steve Thornton officiating. Interment will follow in the Sands Springs Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Thursday, March 5, 2020, at Crest Lawn Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, donations are asked to be made to the Caney Fork Baptist Church.