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.