2017-11-09 / Obituaries

Otis Eugene Cotten

Services for Otis Eugene Cotten, 90, of Chandler were scheduled for Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at 11am at the Church of Christ-Chandler with Jerry Stice officiating. Burial will be in Rock Hill Cemetery under direction of Chandler Memorial Funeral Home.

Mr. Cotten passed away November 3, 2017 in Tyler. He was born August 10, 1927 in Henderson County, Texas to the late Robert and Belle Cotten. He served in the United States Marine Corps from 1946 to 1948. He retired from Howe-Baker Engineers. He enjoyed working cattle and was a motorcycle enthusiast, but most of all, he loved his family.

He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Marshall Cotten; and sisters, Doris Terrell and Katy Murray.

Survivors include wife of 65 years, Billie Cotten of Chandler; son, Ricky Cotten and wife Kristin of Chandler; daughters, Linda Harris and husband Pete of Chandler, Debbie Anderson of Chandler and Karen Meadows and husband David of Chandler; nine grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of East Texas.

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