Former Collierville football coach dies

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC-TV) - Members of the Collierville community are mourning Sunday following the death of former football coach Paul Cox.

Action News 5 has learned the former Collierville High School football coach passed away at 3 a.m. Sunday morning from a heart attack.

Cox worked as a coach and teacher at Collierville High School for more than 30 years and was beloved by students and players.

Cox recently retired to spend more time with his family.

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