People loved Jason Cox, a Navarre hometown boy who surfed his entire life, fathered four children, fell in love with beautiful women and married two of them.
Tommy Cox raised his son Jason alone, even taking him to roofing jobs as a very little boy. Jason, who grew up in Navarre Beach, was killed March 9 in a crash on U.S. Highway 98 at age 45. Jason Cox started every day at the beach either having a cup of coffee or going for a run.
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