Emogene Cotrell

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

MARKED TREE -- Emogene Cotrell, 79, of Marked Tree died Friday, September 13, 2013 at her residence. She was a homemaker and a member of Neiswander Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Clifford and Lurline Carroll; an infant son, Timothy Lee Cotrell; sister, Peggy; and two brothers, Junior and Wilburn Carroll. Emogene was well respected in her community. She loved her family and especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren who knew her as "Gran-Gran". Survivors include her husband of 61 years, Eurnest Cotrell of the home; sons, Dene "Red" Cotrell (Tammy) of Marked Tree, Gene "Fats" Cotrell (Margaret) of Mountain View; daughters Debrah Franks (Hubert) of Marion, Sherry Hatley (Terry) of Marked Tree; brothers, Lawson Carroll and Donnie Carroll, both of Mountain View; sister, Elaine Smith of Mountain View; grandchildren, Josh Hatley (Karrie), Benji Wynn, Evan Wynn (Sasha, Joel Cotrell, Ryan Cotrell, Steven Cotrell and Emily Cotrell; and great-grandchildren, Chyanne Hatley, Katie Franks, Gracie and Emmie Wynn and Tyler Cotrell. Funeral services were September 16 at the Murphy Funeral Home with Phillip Rogers officiating. Burial followed in Tyronza Cemetery.