Donations may be made to Joyce B. Fox
William "Bill" Carl Fox, 81, of DeSoto, entered into rest in St. Louis on Friday, September 30, 2011. Born November 22, 1929 to the late John W. and Fanny (Martin) Fox in St. Louis, MO. He married his loving wife of almost 60 years, Joyce (LaChace) Fox in Pickett, Arkansas on November 24, 1951.
He was a Korean veteran having served in the U.S. Army from 1948 to 1952. He worked as a plant manager for Packet Dairy, O'Fallon, IL until his retirement; he enjoyed fishing, traveling, RVing, Senior Services at Church and playing horseshoes with his boys. He loved worshiping God and he liked doing the bus ministry.
He is survived by his loving wife, Joyce, sons; Gary (Deborah) Fox, Festus, MO, Michael (Karen) Fox, Fenton, MO; daughters; Sheila (Jerry) Croston, Foley, AL, Joyce (Darrel) Duncan, Defiance, MO, Linda (Tom) Akers, Seminole, OK,and Ronda (David) Verrett, Columbia, IL; sister, Donna Henthorne, Wentzville, MO and a daughter-in-law, Paula Robinson,Sheridan, WY; 18 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a son, Bill Fox and a brother and sister-in-law, Theadore and Shirley Fox.
The service will be officated by Pastor Rudy Theissen and Pastor Tim Theissen.