Gerald T. Fox, 70, of Mexico, passed away on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at Boone Hospital Center in Columbia.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday at Arnold Funeral Home with Rev. Bryce Kristofferson and Lionel Shaw officiating.  Burial will follow in Elmwood Cemetery.

A visitation will be Friday from 9 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

Gerald was born Aug. 8, 1946 in Mexico, the son of Charles F. and Ruth (Baise) Fox, Sr. On Feb. 14, 1968 in Mexico, he married Erma L. Harrison. She passed away on Oct. 21, 2007.

Mr. Fox had worked and retired from the Specialty Department at A.P. Green. He enjoyed working on old cars and spending time with his grandchildren.

Survivors include his daughter, Amy (Chris) Duff of Mexico; two grandsons, Austin and Cody Duff, both of Mexico; and one brother, Doug Fox of Mexico.

In addition to his wife, Erma, Gerald was preceded in death by his parents; one granddaughter, Emily Duff; one brother, Charles Fox, Jr.; and four sisters, Leona Fox, Martha Jane Means, Alice Shuck, and an infant sister.

Memorial donations may be made to the Missouri Heart Association, c/o Arnold Funeral Home, 425 S. Jefferson, Mexico, MO 65265.

Condolences at www.arnoldfh.com