MR. LEO J. COX, age 81, of 892 Thurston School Road, Thomaston, GA, died Tuesday, February 21, 2006, at the Upson Regional Medical Center in Thomaston. Mr. Cox was born February 26, 1924 in Baltimore, Maryland the son of Thomas and Theresa Cox. He was a disabled veteran of World War II. Mr. Cox is survived by his former spouse & guardian, Frances Cox of Thomaston; Michael R. Sheain and Robert Cox, both of Thomaston; three sons, James and Grace Cox of California, Steven D. Cox and Thomas C. & Linda Cox, all of Naples, FL.; three sisters: Catherine Dobbs, Mabel Kratsas, and Virginia & Richard Connelly, all of Baltimore, MD; nine grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, and several nieces & nephews. The family is especially thankful to Rev. W.M. Dixon for his exceptional care and friendship.