Brenten Cox is the nine-year-old son of Freddie and Delores Cox and the brother of Braden and Brianna Cox of Ravenden Springs. Brenten was diagnosed with a brain tumor on his brain stem on June 2, 2015.

Sloan-Hendrix School is hosting a benefit for Brenten and his family to help with their expenses. The benefit will be held on Saturday, June 27, at 5:00 p.m. at the old Sloan-Hendrix Gymnasium. Fish plates will be sold for $10 each. There will also be a bake sale and live auction. The Murphy Bluegrass Boys will be providing entertainment during the evening. Anyone wishing to make a donation to the benefit/auction should contact Peggy Sharp at  (870) 869-2384.