January 17, 1989
MINNIE J. COTTON
NEWPORT NEWS – Minnie J. Cotton, died Saturday, Jan. 14, in Riverside Regional Medical Center.
A homemaker, she was born in Halifax County and a member of Faith Baptist Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Bessie Joyner of Newport News and Lucille Jones of Scotland Neck, N.C.; two sons, James Cotton and Howard Cotton, both of Newport News; eleven grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.
A funeral will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Faith Baptist Church by the Rev. T.T. Brown. Burial will be in Hampton Memorial Gardens. The body will be placed in the church at noon Wednesday. Family and friends will assemble at 1045 – 30th Street, Newport News, by 1:15 p.m. Wednesday.
The family is at the above address.
Cooke Bros. Funeral Chapel is in charge.