Cecil Ray Cotner

Cecil Ray Cotner, Sr., 70, died Friday, November 15, 2013. Memorial services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, November 18, 2013, in Memory Gardens Cemetery Chapel in Pampa with the Rev. Rick Parnell officiating. Arrangements are by Angel Funeral Home, 2209 S. Arthur, Amarillo. Cecil was born June 23, 1943, in Rochester, Texas to Joe C. and Odella Roberts Cotner. In 1971, he married the love of his life, Nita Beth Darnell, in Pampa. Cecil was a master plumber and had been employed with Baker Plumbing for 25 years. He was a gun enthusiast and was currently enjoying his work with Pampa Reloading. He was a kind, loving man and will be missed by all who knew him. He was preceded in death by his wife Nita Beth in 2001; and a brother, Jerry Cotner. Survivors include a daughter, Mary Shacklett of Lexington, Kentucky; two sons, Cecil Cotner and wife, Kristy of Summers, Arkansas and Jerry Brown and wife, Kim of Lawton, Oklahoma; two brothers, Joe Don Cotner of Stephenville, Virginia and Jack Cotner of Midland; and three grandchildren. The family suggests memorial contributions to Olivia’s Angels c/o Harrington Cancer Foundation, 1600 Wallace Blvd., Amarillo, TX 79106. Please sign the online guestbook at www.angelfunerals.com