James “Jamie” Eric Fox, 47, of Taylorsville, passed unexpectedly on Saturday, June 16, 2018. He is the son of Steve and Nancy Fox.
Jamie was employed with the Catawba County Department of Transportation as a supervisor. A successful businessman, he owned a landscaping company for 10 years. He was a member at Oxford Baptist Church in Conover.
Jamie was an avid hunter and outdoorsman. He was a perfectionist who often took on difficult projects from carpentry to masonry. His hobbies included rebuilding and restoring cars and trucks.
Jamie was a good son, husband, dad, and granddad. We loved him a lot.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Paul and Hettie Cline, and James and Becky Fox; along with some aunts and uncles.
He is survived by his childhood sweetheart and wife of 24 years, Shannon Fox; son, Dillan Fox and fiancée Angel Estep; daughter, Payton Fox; son, Chandler Fox; grandson, Bexley Fox; brother, Jeff Fox; sister, Dana Houston and husband Scott; and nieces, Sommer and Rebecca.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, June 20, 2018, from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m., at Alexander Funeral Service. The funeral service to celebrate his life will be held on Thursday, June 21, 2018, at 11:00 a.m., at Oxford Baptist Church in Conover with Pastor Joel Frye officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Alexander Funeral and Cremation Service.
Condolences may be sent to www.alexfuneralservice.com.