Jeremiah Wayne Cox, known as Jeremy to his loved ones, went to be with his Savior on Dec. 2, 2018, in Atlanta, Ga.

The son of the Robert and Rose Cox, he was born on Sept. 14, 1983, in Savannah, Ga. A lifelong resident of McIntosh County, Jeremy was beloved of everyone who knew him, and the most loyal friend a person could have.

He was employed by the McIntosh County Board of Education. Jeremy played multiple instruments, and was a member of the worship team of Glory Worship Center. A servant of Jesus in many ways, he was a youth leader who enjoyed church trips, including missions, and playing music to share his faith.

He met the love of his life, Krystle Collins, and they entered into holy matrimony on June 9, 2006, at Glory Worship Center in Darien, Ga. Few would find a couple as in love as Jeremy and Krystle, and their dedication to one another was to be admired and an inspiration.

His life will forever be cherished by his devoted wife, Krystle (Collins); parents, Robert and Rose Cox, of Pine Harbor, Ga.; brother, Bobby Cox (Crystal), of Blairsville, Ga.; nieces, Laklyn, Kayla and Paisley Cox; grandparents, Albert and Faye Deverger, of Pine Harbor, Ga.; grandmother, Mavis Cox, of Greenville, N.C.; his parents-in-law, Max and Sherri Collins, of Darien, Ga.; brother-in-law, Jonathan Collins, of Darien, Ga.; a host of other family members and his entire church family at Glory Worship Center, Darien, Ga. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Robert Cox Sr.

His service will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at Glory Worship Center, and conducted by the Revs. Vaughn Clark, of Glorious Light Ministries, Dublin, Ga., and Dr. Lee Brandt, of Glory Worship Center. Pallbearers will be Rickey Morris, Danny Hawthorne, Jimmy Ginn, Gary Holland Jr., Brian Ryals and Ty Poppell.

Internment will follow at the Wallace-Deverger Cemetery, Belle Hammock, McIntosh County, Ga.

The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service at the church.

Edo Miller and Sons Funeral Home,, is in charge of the arrangements.

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