PFC Ryan A. Cox has completed Marine Corps Depot Boot Camp in San Diego, Calif. The graduation took place on June 16.
Those attending the graduation were his wife Lori Cox and son Cameron of Ozark, Mo.; his parents, Joe and Kim Cox, Stacy and Tamala Ary; sister Molly Cox and son, Braxton, all of Thayer, Mo.
After a 24-day leave at home visiting with family and friends, Cox has returned to Camp Pendleton, Calif., for seven weeks of school of infantry training. He will complete this on Sept. 5.
Cox is a 2002 graduate of Thayer High School.