Brandon Lee Cox, 13, of Ozark, Mo., was born Nov. 12, 1994, and died May 18, 2008, in St. John's Hospital in Springfield, Mo.
He was a student at Ozark Upper Elementary and attended Harmony Baptist Church in Rogersville, Mo.
He is survived by: his mother, Jane (DePriest) Scallion of Ozark, Mo.; his father, Michael L. Cox of Peoria, Ill.; three sisters, Amanda DePriest of Winona, Mo., and Katie and Amber Cox of Ozark, Mo.; grandparents, Fred and Sue DePriest of Aurora, Mo; and many aunts; uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Ginny DePriest of Mammoth Spring, Ark., and Ron and Bev Cox of Peoria, Ill.
A funeral service was held in Adams Funeral Home in Ozark, Mo. on May 22. Burial followed in Eastlawn Cemetery in Springfield, Mo.
Memorial donations may be made to the Brandon Cox Memorial Fund in care of Adams Funeral Home of Ozark, Mo.