March 27, 1949 – Sept. 12, 2021
Wayne Cotton, 72 of Tylertown, died Sept. 12, 2021, at Marion General Hospital in Columbia.
Born March 27, 1949, in Franklinton, he was the son of the late Danny Cotton, and Nercelia Graves Cotton. He was married to LaSharne Simmons Cotton.
Survivors are his wife, LaSharne Cotton; son, Steven Cotton of Milwaukee, WI; daughter, Ketrice Keys (Curtis) of Bassfield; son, Danny Cotton (LaShara) of Tylertown; sister, Vera Green of Los Angeles, CA; brother, Ronnie Cotton of Franklinton.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by five brothers and three sisters.
A graveside service was Sept. 18, 2021, at Magee’s Creek MBC Cemetery with Rev. Dr. George Coney rendering the eulogy and officiating, interment following.
Pallbearers were Nicholas Cotton, Kyron Cotton, Anthony Ratliff, Rodney Cotton, Kendrick Hilliard, Byron Cotton, Keavy Weary, Markee Jones, Billy Stewart, Rodney (Scooter) Cotton and Frederick Weary.
Honorary pallbearers were Danny Cotton, Joshua Cotton, Nickolas Cotton, Terrell Hudson, Steven Cotton, Curtis Keys Jr., Cameron Cotton and Kardel Lathers.
Washington Funeral Service was in charge of the arrangements.