The funeral service will be held at 1:00 P.M., Saturday, March 17, 2018 at Antioch Baptist Church, 4826 Georgia Hwy 26 West, Oglethorpe, Georgia. Burial will follow in the Church cemetery.
Mary Lynn Cotton was born July 12, 1943 in Andersonville, Georgia to the late Mack and Gertrude Cotton. She was preceded in death by one son Robert Cotton. She attended the public school system of Macon County. At an early age she moved to New York and later moved to Flint, Michigan where she remained until her passing. At an early age she accepted Jesus Christ as her personal Savior. She was a member of El Bethel Evangelistic Missionary Baptist Church. Mary loved to play cards, working crossword puzzles and spending time with her family.
Mary Lynn Cotton leaves to cherish her memory: a granddaughter, Rachicka Cotton; great granddaughter, M'Yana Dansby; seven siblings, Elois Terry of Oglethorpe, Georgia, Maxine Gentry of Flint, Michigan, Mack Cotton (Minnie) of Lithonia, Georgia, Doris Thompson of Atlanta, Georgia, Willie C. Cotton (Essie), of Marshallville, Georgia, Annie Cotton of Stone Mountain, Georgia, and Jimmie L. Cotton (Towonna) of Grayson, Georgia; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, including special friends, Charles and Ann Thomas.
The family of Mary Lynn Cotton would like to give special thanks to Heartland Manor and the staff Brittany, Grady and Kim.