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MR. JOHN E. HETHCOX

December 14, 1931 February 12, 2019
MR. JOHN E. HETHCOX
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Obituary for MR. JOHN E. HETHCOX

Jeffcoat Funeral Home
255 Friendship Road
Tallassee, AL 36078
Tel (334) 283-6801

Mr. John E. Hethcox, (LCDR, US Navy Ret.) a resident of Tallassee, Alabama, passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2019, at the age of 87.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, February 14, 2019 at 11:00AM at Jeffcoat Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Derek Gentle officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery, Jeffcoat Funeral Home directing.
Mr. Hethcox is survived by his wife, Jean Claire Hethcox; daughter, Pamela Hethcox Burton; son, Scott Hethcox (Deb); four grandchildren, Hallie Burton, Brittany McQueen, Caleb Hethcox, Jacob Hethcox (Virginia); five great grandchildren and sister, Nancy Reynolds.
He is preceded in death by his daughter, Angela Katrina Hethcox; siblings, Mary Will McKay, David Hethcox, Jim Hethcox, Priscilla Bryant and Rebecca Ingram.
John proudly served 24 years in the United States Navy, the Korean Conflict and three tours in Vietnam. After retirement, he owned and operated Hethcox Electric Company. He loved First Baptist Church of Tallassee, where he was a faithful member. He also enjoyed studying his bible and taking his turn teaching the Baraca Sunday School Class, where he served as president. He regularly attended Gene Lawrence’s Breakfast Club, a local men’s prayer group, where he was the official coffee maker.
The family will receive friends Thursday, February 14, 2019 from 10:00AM until service time at Jeffcoat Funeral Home, Tallassee, Alabama.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 1279 Friendship Road, Tallassee, Alabama, 36078.


Jeffcoat Funeral Home Directing
Tallassee, Alabama


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Visitation

Thursday

14

Feb

10:00 AM 2/14/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 2/14/2019 11:00:00 AM
Jeffcoat Funeral Home

255 Friendship Road
PO Box 780758
Tallassee, AL 36078

Jeffcoat Funeral Home
255 Friendship Road Tallassee 36078 AL
United States

Service

Thursday

14

Feb

11:00 AM 2/14/2019 11:00:00 AM
Jeffcoat Funeral Home

255 Friendship Road
PO Box 780758
Tallassee, AL 36078

Jeffcoat Funeral Home
255 Friendship Road Tallassee 36078 AL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Rose Hill Cemetery Final Resting Place

960 North Ann Ave.
Tallassee, Alabama 36078

960 North Ann Ave. Tallassee 36078 Alabama
United States

Memorial Contribution

First Baptist Church, Tallassee

1279 Friendship Road
Tallassee, Alabama 36078
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