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Colton Lance Cottrell


Colton Lance Cottrell

Date of Service: Thursday, June 15, 2017

Time of Service: 11:00 AM

HENDERSON- Mr. Colton Lance Cottrell, age 48, a resident of 1315 Jacksontown Road died Sunday, June 11, 2017. Born in Vance County on January 13, 1969 he was the son of Peggy Abbott Clayton of Henderson and the late Bailey Cottrell. Lance was a former manager at Mariner Finance and was employed at Tires Plus in Oxford. He was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church and the Henderson Moose Lodge. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11:00 AM at South Henderson Pentecostal Holiness Church by Rev. Keith Williams. Burial will follow in the New Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery. In addition to his mother, he is survived by his daughter, Skylar Elaine Cottrell and his wife, Shannon Hackney Cottrell of Oxford; his paternal grandmother, Sallie Mae Cottrell of Henderson; three aunts, Mary Ellen Briley of Henderson, Rose Gaetano of Jefferson and Nancy Edwards of Henderson; and two uncles, Wade Abbott of Henderson and Carl Abbott of Creston. He was preceded in death by his step-father, Neal Clayton and an uncle, Alton Abbott. The family will receive friends Wednesday night from 6:00 PM till 8:00 PM at J.M. White Funeral Home. At other times they will be at the home of his mother, Peggy Clayton, 555 Forest Hills Drive, Henderson, NC 27537. Serving as pallbearers will be Matt Jackson, Barron Stainback, Bob Stanley, Jerry Spraggins, Todd Slaughter, Darrell Townsend, Tommy Wrenn and Leonard Moss. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Mt. Zion Baptist Church Youth Group, C/O Leonard Daniel, 109 Meadow Heights, Oxford, NC 27565. Arrangements are by J.M. White Funeral Home.

Date of Death: Sunday, June 11, 2017

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