Both mother and daughter, Briana and Addison, were diagnosed with Metastasized Malignant Melanoma. Briana, who was 33 years old, passed away February 12th, 2012. Addison is now 10 months old. This is the first known case of the transfer of Cancer from mother to daughter during pregnancy in AZ, and ninth worldwide.
Briana served our country in the Air Force (5 years), Army (3 years), and with the Phoenix Police Department (6 years). Her Husband is still active duty with the Air Force (18 years). They have a 3 year old son as well.
12 news video of Addison's latest check up... Thank for your support. http://www.azcentral.com/video/1430266259001
Little Miss Addison is doing her part in helping bring awareness to this deadly disease.
We are overwhelmed by the generous support. Words cannot express our appreciation. Some have asked where to mail checks. Please make them out to The Cox Family Fund. The address is Phoenix Police Air Unit, attn. Sgt. Keith Politte @ 102 E. Deer Valley Rd. Phoenix, AZ 85024
Once again, Thank you for your support. We will soon be posting photos.