Larry Cox, who led airport through big-growth decades, dies at 76

By , Daily Memphian Updated: June 04, 2024 11:03 AM CT | Published: June 03, 2024 7:06 PM CT

Cox was one of only five people who have led the Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority since its formation in 1969. At 29 years, his tenure was the longest, by far.


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Jane Roberts

Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers business news and features for The Daily Memphian.


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