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Minister

J. Arthur Cox, American minister. Certified Ordained to ministry Luth Ch-Mo Synod, 1975. Chairman board Excell Personnel Services, Inc., since 1999; bd dirs Evergreen Hylands, 1979, Am Cancer Society, 1980, Vis Nurse Association, 1980—1986, Bradford Hosp, since 1985; board directors Bradford Area School District, since 2004; Member of Pennhills Country Club (vice president, board directors), Rotary (bd dirs 1978-1982, pres 1982-1983).

Background

Cox, J. Arthur was born on August 5, 1940 in Utica, New York, United States. Son of James F. and Margaret (Craig) Cox.

Education

Associate of Applied Science, Mohawk Valley Community College, 1961. BTh, Concordia Seminary, 1975. Doctor Ministry, Faith Seminary, Tacoma, 1991.

Career

Pastor Grace Lutheran Church, Bradford, Pennsylvania, 1975-2000. President development leaders for ministry Missouri Synod., since 2000. Delaware Synodical Convention, Dallas, 1977.

Counselor Cattaraugus Center, Bradford, 1982. Chairman Dist Open House, Bradford, 1982, District Extension Fund, Buffalo, 1982—1985. Chairman eastern district, board directors mission services Alive in Christ, 1982—1988, member evangelism committee eastern district, 1992—1997, board directors.

Chairman district board Congressional Services, 1997—2002. Counselor Cattanaugus Court, 2002—2003.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, 1975.

Membership

Chairman board Excell Personnel Services, Inc., since 1999. Bd dirs Evergreen Hylands, 1979, Am Cancer Society, 1980, Vis Nurse Association, 1980—1986, Bradford Hosp, since 1985. Board directors Bradford Area School District, since 2004.

Member of Pennhills Country Club (vice president, board directors), Rotary (bd dirs 1978-1982, pres 1982-1983).

Connections

Son of James F and Margaret (Craig) Cox. Married Mahaillie Tillson, December 29, 1962. Children: Deborah Jean, James Andrew.

father:
James F. Cox

mother:
Margaret (Craig) Cox

spouse:
Mahailie Tillson

child:
Deborah Jean Cox

child:
James Andrew Cox