Retired CW3 George Stidworthy Fox Jr., of Killeen, passed away peacefully at Seton Medical Center in Harker Heights with his family by his side on July 28, 2022, at the age of 69.
George was born in Alexandria, Virginia and came to Killeen in 1986. George joined the U.S. Army in 1970 and served our country for over 21 years and was a Gulf War Veteran retiring in 1991.
George was a loving husband, father, and grandfather. George was also a staunch supporter and friend to all animals as he advocated for animal rights. George was a state certified animal cruelty investigator who worked with local, county, and state officials to ensure all animals are treated humanely through enforcement of animal friendly laws, strong adoption efforts, and educating the public on animal rights issues.
George was preceded in death by his father, George Stidworthy Fox, and his mother, Jean May Fox.
Survivors include his loving wife of 51 years, Susan K. Fox, his son, Eric Fox, his daughter-in-law, Sara Fox, his grandson, Cole Fox, and his brother, William Fox, of Edmond, Oklahoma.
Private services will be held by the family. In lieu of flowers, everyone is encouraged to donate to the animal rights or animal protection organization of their choice in his name.
American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
424 E. 92nd St, New York NY 10128-6804