Former Panama City Mayor J.W. Silcox died today in Panama City.
John William Silcox, Jr., 84, was a graduate of Bay County Schools and Florida State University. He was the owner of the Silcox Adjusting Agency and served as Mayor of Panama City from 1965-1971.
The funeral is scheduled for Saturday at 10 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Panama City with internment scheduled for Evergreen Memorial Gardens.
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