Mike Fox

April 5, 1950 - July 10, 2014
Mike Fox

Mike Fox, Sr., 64, of Hendersonville went to be with the Lord Thursday, July 10, 2014 surrounded by his family at his home after a brief illness.

A native and lifelong resident of Henderson County, he was the son of Rachel Willis Fox of Del Rio, TN and the late Lovell Fox. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Larry Fox.

Mike was Assistant Manager in the Produce Department of Harris-Teeter and attended Mud Creek Baptist Church. He served as a volunteer coach with Henderson County Parks and Recreation and was the former President of Babe Ruth Baseball.

In addition to his mother, Mike is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Susie Fox of Hendersonville; two sons, Mike ìMickeyî Fox, Jr. and wife, Lisa, and Nick Fox and wife, Veronica, all of Hendersonville; four grandchildren, Preston, Haley, Ayden and Lauren; two brothers, Don Fox and wife, Charlotte, of Del Rio, TN and Doug Fox and his wife, Jeanane, of Parrotsville, TN; one sister, Debbie Hurt of North Wilkesboro; and many beloved nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 1 PM Saturday, July 12, 2014 at Piney Grove Baptist Church in Del Rio, TN with Pastor Bill Murr officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 ñ 9 PM Friday at Mud Creek Baptist Church in Hendersonville.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Henderson County Youth Softball and Henderson County Youth Baseball, PO Box 343, Hendersonville, NC 28793.


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  • July 12, 2014
    Mike and Janet Stepp says:
    Susie You are in our thoughts and prayer. May the Lord give peace at this difficult time

  • July 30, 2014
    angela gray says:
    we are so sorry to hear of this news..."granddaddy" fox meant so much to me and my kids...especially heath, he really believed in heath and his baseball and i love him for that. we felt a special bond with the whole fox family. please know my thoughts and prayers go out to yall. we'll miss his smile and funny sense of humor...great memories!

  • July 19, 2014
    Williams says:
    My sincere condolences to the family take comfort in knowing that a momentous time; when it will possible to see; ìDeath swallow up forever.î 1 Corinthian 15:54.

  • July 16, 2014
    Sophia Spencer Gass says:
    Susie just read about Mike and I am sending you my love. Will be praying for you in the days that are coming.

  • July 15, 2014
    Becky Sargent and Deanna Ring says:
    Sorry for your lose. Our prayers and thoughts are with you during this time.