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Mildred Rosser Cotten

June 28, 1930 — July 9, 2023

Sanford

 

Mildred Rosser Cotten, 93 of Sanford peacefully passed away Sunday July 9, 2023. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Wednesday at Cool Springs Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Church cemetery.

 

Born in Harnett Co, Mildred was a daughter of the late Lewis Rosser and Willie Davis Rosser. She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Russell Cotten, sister, Louise Cameron, brother, Lewis Rosser Jr and a grandson, Kevin Cotten. Mrs. Cotten was a longtime member of Cool Springs Baptist Church and worked at Mann’s Drug Store for many years.

 

Mrs. Cotten is survived by her daughter, Donna Cooper (Danny) of Pittsboro; sons Mike Cotten (Barbara) of Sanford, and Dan Cotten (Joan) of Wilson; grandchildren, Jason Cotten (Kristie), Tara Lane (Scott), Stephanie Cotten, Austin Gamble (Mark), and Jordan Thomas (Abby); great grandchildren, Tyler Cotten, Luke Cotten, Morgan Lane, Thomas Lane, Graylan Gamble, Stella Gamble, Siann White, and Kenley Scott; sister, Helen Rogers of Sanford; brother, Melvin Rosser (Angeline) of Broadway.

 

The family will greet friends Wednesday at 10:00 am before the funeral service.

 

Memorial contributions can be made to Cool Springs Baptist Church, 1313 Cool Springs Rd, Sanford, NC 27330.

 

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Service Schedule

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Visitation

Wednesday, July 12, 2023

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Cool Springs Baptist Church

1313 Cool Springs Rd, Sanford, NC 27330

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, July 12, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Cool Springs Baptist Church

1313 Cool Springs Rd, Sanford, NC 27330

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Burial

Wednesday, July 12, 2023

11:45am - 12:45 pm (Eastern time)

Cool Springs Baptist Church

1313 Cool Springs Rd, Sanford, NC 27330

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