Robert (Robb) Dean Fox, age 48, of Greeneville, TN, passed away Sunday, April 15, 2012.
Survivors include his “Papa”, Bobby Fox, of Greeneville, TN and his “Ma”, Janie (Charles) Schaefer, of Duluth, GA, son, T.J. Fox, of Loganville, GA, brother Rodney Jake Fox, of Charleston, SC, sisters Tiffany Schaefer, of Lawrenceville, GA, Jennifer Schaefer of Houston, TX, Alison Fox, of Greeneville, TN. uncles, Boyd Fox (Pat), Buford Fox, Jimmy Fox (Peggy) of Greeneville TN and Bobby Shanks (Barbara) of Afton, TN, aunt, Nancy Rader (Charles), of Greeneville, TN, and several nieces, nephews and cousins in the area.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Robert and Julia Shanks of Afton , TN, Grace Fox Lowe of Greeneville , TN. Robb was passionate about University of Tennessee sports, gardening and cooking. Robb attended Towering Oaks as long as his health permitted.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, April 17, 2012, from 2 - 4 and 5 – 7 p.m. at Doughty- Stevens Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 7 p.m. in the Doughty Stevens Chapel with the Rev. Rex Brown officiating.
Burial will take place at Mt. Hebron United Methodist Church Cemetery on Wednesday, April 18, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. Family and friends are asked to meet at the funeral home at 10 a.m. to travel in procession to the cemetery. Pallbearers will be Tracy Pineley, Blaine Scott, Ted Bettis, Buddy Wilson, Eddie Feezell, Dennis Fox and Jimmy Skidmore.
Honorary pallbearers will be Lonnie Livesay, Willard Scott, Neil Black and Kenny Haire.