Mr. Sammy Lee Cotton

Published 5:00 pm Thursday, June 27, 2019

Sammy Lee Cotton passed away Tuesday. He was born October 14, 1931 in LaGrange, Georgia to the late Henry Lee and Johnnie Mae Cotton.  He was employed by Milliken & Company, TCSS, and served in the US Army. Mr. Cotton united with Valley Grove Baptist Church.

Survivors include his children, Linda G. Mitchell, Detroit, MI; Samuel V. (Lera) Cotton, Jeffery I. (Monia) Cotton, Vanessa D. (Joe Henry) Birdsong, Lawanda A. Cotton, Pastor Antonyetta R. (Lewis) Cato, and Montre V. (David) Brown; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brother, Robert “Pilo” (Wendy) Cotton, Newark, NJ; and a host of nieces and nephews.

The Service will be Saturday at 12:00 p.m. at Church of the King. The family will be at their home at 117 Timothy Street. 

The excellent care of Mr. Cotton is being provided by Lakes-Dunson-Robertson Funeral Home.