Funeral arrangements for Matthew Cox, missing Richmond man found dead

Posted at 9:58 AM, Dec 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-02 10:13:58-05

(LEX 18) — A celebration of life service is planned for Matthew Cox who was found dead Tuesday after he went missing Saturday.

According to his obituary, Cox passed away Saturday, November 27. He was a Social Work student at the University of Kentucky and an employee at Lexington's Hope Center.

A gathering of friends will be held Sunday, December 5 from 4-6 p.m. with a celebration of life service to immediately follow at 6 p.m. at Chambers and Grubbs Funeral Home in Independence, KY. The family requests that those in attendance to please dress casually or in apparel of Matt’s favorite teams.

Memorials are suggested to Hope Center Recovery Program for Men.