Services for Gary Dee Cotton were held Thursday, March 27, 2014, at 2 p.m. from Indian Missionary Pentecostal Church.

The Rev. Anthony Crosby officiated. Burial followed in the Bogue Chitto Community Cemetery. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Cotton, 59, died Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at his home. He was preceded in death by his parents, David Cotton and Hazel Lewis Cotton; brother, Kenneth Cotton; and sister, Virgie Cotton.

Survivors include his daughters, Francisca Cotton, Fredric Cotton and Alexandria Cotton; sons, Kevin Cotton, Justin Cotton and Garrick Cotton; sisters, Gloria Dale and Lora Tucker; brother, Jerry Cotton; 12 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Craig Runnels, Eli Ketcher, Jonah Cotton, Joey Cotton, Alex Tucker, Tommy Cotton, McKenley Cotton, Don Frazier, Joe Bell and Dijon Hickman.