Larry Dale Cox, 66, was welcomed into the arms of Our Lord Thursday January 19, 2017. Larry passed peacefully surrounded by family and loved ones. Born in West Covina California in June of 1950, to Violet Mae and Estol Dale Cox. The youngest of three, Larry was adored and protected by his older sisters, Dee Smith and Diana Mustard. The family relocated to Washington State in 1967 where Larry assisted his parents for a short time in running Pecks Drive Grocery in Everett, WA.
After successfully completing training at the Law Enforcement Academy, he joined the Everett Police Force in 1971 on his 21st birthday. After 3 years of service with Everett, he transferred to the Mukilteo Police Force where he served an additional 12 years before retiring in 1986. Larry was always proud of the time he spent serving his community and the countless people he helped. He would fondly recall all of his fellow Patrolmen and get a twinkle in his eye...