William “Lee” Cox, age 93 of Chickamauga, passed away on Friday, May 22, 2015. Lee was born to the late Lee Cox and Veva Eaton Wheeler in Fabius, AL and has lived in Chickamauga Since 1986. He was a devoted Christian and choir member as a charter member of Fort Oglethorpe Baptist and now as a member of Bethel Baptist, Chickamauga. Lee earned his doctorate degree at the University of Tennessee, taught Spanish, and other subjects for 39 yrs. in Tennessee, Oregon and Georgia, before retiring in 1986. He served his country in the U.S. Army as a medic during WWII, was an active member of the Chickamauga Senior Center for the past 8 yrs., was a member of the American Legion, Chickamauga Chapter and was a master gardener, artist and chef, who enjoyed his constant canine companions, “Benjamin” & “Bonnie”. Lee was known to his family and friends as a gracious, kind, gentle, Renaissance man, who will be missed greatly by all that knew him.