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Thomas J. Cox

Thomas J. Cox, American accountant. Certified Public Accountant, Missouri.

Background

  • Cox, Thomas J. was born on February 23, 1930 in Advance, Missouri, United States. Son of Thomas Isom and Clarissa Elizabeth (Zimmerman) Cox.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Arkansas State University, 1956.

    Career

    • Owner, manager T.J. Cox, Certified Public Accountant, Poplar Bluff, Missouri, 1961-1968, 78-85. Senior partner Cox, Stewart et al, Certified Public Accountant's, 1968-1978, Cox & Eads, Certified Public Accountant's, Poplar Bluff, from 1985. Member advisory council Small Business Administration, 1969.

    Major achievements

    • Certified Public Accountant, Missouri.

    Politics

    Church should be involved into political life by organizing delegations to party conferences.

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Since righteousness is demanded of God, one needs to know how to receive it. It is received through faith. It is having faith in God.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    The strong feature of Methodism is that prayers are not only led by an ordained minister, but often by a local preacher - a lay person who has been trained and authorized to lead worship and preach.

    Membership

    Chairman Butler County (Missouri) Republican Party, 1978-1983. Treasurer Missouri 10th District, Cape Girardeau, 1978-1983. Delegate Republican National Convention, 1980.

    Member American Institute Certified Public Accountant's, Missouri Society Certified Public Accountant's (chairman ethics committee 1961-1962, member executive board 1963-1964), Southeast Missouri Chapter Certified Public Accountant's (president 1963), Tennessee Society Certified Public Accountant's. Lodges: Masons.

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, fishing.

    Connections

    • Married Mary June Whittle, September 22, 1956. Children: Leslie Ann, Thomas J. Junior, Donna Gail, Lori Leigh.
    • father: Thomas Isom Cox
    • mother: Clarissa Elizabeth (Zimmerman) Cox
    • spouse: Mary June Whittle
    • children: Leslie Ann Cox
    • Thomas J. Junior Cox
    • Donna Gail Cox
    • Lori Leigh Cox
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    Born February 23, 1930
    Died June 16, 2002
    (aged 72)
    Nationality
    • 1956
      Arkansas State University
    • 1968 - 1978
      senior, partner Cox