James Lowell Kozee, 74, of Grayson, went to be with his Lord on Saturday, September 2, 2017, at Hospice Care Center in Ashland, KY.
James was born October 2, 1942, at Johns Run, a son of the late Beecher and Ruby Pennington Kozee.
He was a member of Stinson Church of Christ, retired from Armco Steel and Willard Masonic Lodge 626 F&AM.
He served his country in the US Army.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Carl Kozee; and one sister, Janet Duncan.
He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Peggy Justice Kozee; two sons, Jimmy Lee and wife Beth Figiel Kozee of Grayson and Sheldon Kozee (Stuart Hurt) of Lexington, KY; one sister, Joan Bocook of Dayton, OH; one brother, Sam Kozee of Grayson; one grandson, Kanyon Kozee.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, 1 p.m. at Malone Funeral Home with John Sargent and Lonnie Bocook officiating. Burial will be in the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North East with full military honors.
Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and after 9 a.m. Wednesday till service.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Community Hospice, 1480 Carter Avenue, Ashland, KY 41101.
Condolences may be sent to the Kozee family at malonefuneralhome.com.
Published on September 5, 2017