Region 8 Hero
PFC James Brian Cox
PFC James Brian Cox is a member of Company A, 1st Battalion of the 101st Airborne's 327th Infantry Regiment stationed at Fort Campbell, Kentucky.
The 101st in Iraq serving in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.
His wife, Stephanie, gave birth to a baby boy named Austin "Lane " Cox on Feb. 12, 2003, just before his dad was deployed on March 1.
James Brian is the son of Rev. and Mrs. James Cox of Gassville where they pastor River of Life Assembly of God. He has two brothers: Brent, and John, who is also serving in Iraq.
He is the grandson of Rev. & Mrs Leonard Smith of Ash Flat. They pastor Horseshoe Bend Assembly of God.
"Brian we are so proud of you and we miss you very much. We have been praying for you. hurry home and see how much your son has grown."