Larry Alan Cox, Sr.Kingsport, TN | August 09, 2012
Larry Alan Cox, Sr. – Kingsport, TN
Mr. Larry Alan Cox, 62, Kingsport, TN passed away, Tuesday, August 7, 2012 at Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center.
Larry was born in Sullivan County, Tennessee on August 22, 1949 to the late Vernon E. and Bonnie Burke Cox Salyer.
He loved his job of playing Santa Claus at the Fort Henry Mall.
He is survived by his wife, Goldie M. Cox, Kingsport, TN; daughters, Michele Smith and husband, Emerson, Kingsport, TN, Sandra Harold and husband, Donald, Kingsport, TN, and Sarah Garcia and husband, Jose, Church Hill, TN; son, Larry A. Cox, Jr., Pound, VA; grandchildren, Jeremiah Cox, Aaron Kennedy, Billy Kennedy, Sheena Cox, Sabrina Lunsford, Summer Lunsford, Hunter Mullins, Gabriella Garcia, and Miguel Garcia; great granddaughter, Lola Kennedy; brother, Danny Cox, Weber City, VA; along with several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m., Saturday, August 11, 2012 at the Gate City Funeral Home and other times at the residence. Funeral services will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. in the Gene Falin Memorial Chapel of the funereal home with Rev. G.W. White officiating. Family Gospel will provide the music.
Graveside services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Sunday, August 12, 2012 at the Cox Cemetery, Nickelsville, VA. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Family and friends are asked to meet at the funeral home at 10:15 a.m. to go in procession to the graveside service.
An online guest register is available for the Cox family at www.gatecityfunerals.com.
Gate City Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Larry Alan Cox, Sr.
CondolencesGoldie and family, I am so saddended at the loss of Larry. I thought the world of him and his great attitude and sense of humor. He will be missed.
Posted by: Scott Manning, August 12, 2012
Goldie, my thoughts and prayers are with you all. I am so sorry for your loss and Alan will be greatly missed. Love you all and if you need anything don't hesitate to call.
Posted by: Jennifer Mancia and Family, August 10, 2012
Goldie & family, I am so sorry for your loss. Larry was a wonderful person and every time I would see him he always had a smile on his face. He will be missed by all that knew him. Again, I am sorry. If you need any thing please don't hesitate to let me know.
Posted by: Delores Lucas Whitley, August 10, 2012
Goldie, I am so sorry for your loss, know that we love you guys and we will all be here if you need anything, just let us know. Alan will be miss dearly.
Posted by: Jennifer Mancia and Family, August 09, 2012
Goldie & Family, Sorry to hear about Allen.Don't know what happened but just know that we will be thinking about you all. Gonna try to come. He will be missed by all.Let me know if you need anything.
Posted by: Judy Bowman, August 09, 2012
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