Memorial service for Robert Gordon Wilcox, age 68 of Petersburg, will be conducted Friday at 10:30 a.m. at the Howell Cumberland Presbyterian Church with Rev. Todd Gaskill officiating. Mr. Wilcox passed away Wednesday in Huntsville Hospital.
A native of Nassau, NY, he was the son of the late Ernest and Anna Pederson Wilcox. Mr. Wilcox was a veteran of the U. S. Air Force and a retired Environmental Engineer with the Corp of Engineers in Huntsville. He was an Elder at the Howell Cumberland Presbyterian Church as well as a Sunday School Teacher and Superintendent and was very active with the youth group.
Survivors include his wife Elaine Marchione Wilcox of Petersburg, daughter Jennie Wilcox of Fayetteville, two grandchildren Chase and Alleigh, two sisters Doris Jensen of Brightwaters, NY, Constance Ryan of Discovery Bay, CA, aunts, uncles, and several cousins, nieces and nephews.
Visitation with the family will be Friday from 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. at the Howell Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
Higgins Funeral Home is assisting the family of Robert Gordon Wilcox.