Friday, April 16, 2021
In Loving Memory of Lawrence Cornell
Published February 11, 2021

Lawrence Cornell Massengale was born in Los Angeles, CA on December 16, 1954, the son of Joe D. and Dorothy J.

After graduating from Horace Mann Junior High, he attended Crenshaw High School. At Crenshaw, Larry was a
charismatic leader who excelled as a football star and was student body president. He maintained a relationship with
his football teammates throughout his life.

Lawrence attended Pepperdine University Los Angeles. He was student body president, received the distinguished
“Who’s Who in American Universities & Colleges” award and graduated in 1976 with a BS degree in Political Science.
He was a successful entrepreneur operating Complete Auto Detail, Inc. for over 40 years.


Larry made his peaceful transition on Wednesday, December 2, 2020. A loving Husband, Father, Brother,
Brother-in-Law, Uncle, Grandfather, and Loyal Friend, he will truly be missed.
A Virtual Memorial will be held Saturday, January 30, 2021 at 2:00 pm.

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