Obituary: Patricia Sue Cotton, 74, of Perry

Patricia Sue Cotton
Posted: May. 1, 2019 3:22 pm

Patricia Sue Cotton passed at approximately 8 a.m. on April 30, 2019. Patricia was born on Jan. 8, 1945 in St. Louis, to Elmo and Alta Sheffield, who preceded her in death.

Patricia is survived by her loving husband, Bob Cotton, with whom she would have celebrated 56 years of marriage on June 1. Also surviving are her three children: Sean (Lisa) Cotton, Kristen (David) Allred and Scott (Stephanie) Cotton; as well as four grandchildren: Paige Cotton, Owen Allred, Calvin Allred and Emily Allred. Brothers Gene (Sherrie) Sheffield, Mike (Reva) Sheffield and David Sheffield survive as well.

Patricia was a wonderful wife and mother who truly loved taking care of her family. She also enjoyed working in her garden and tending to her flowers.

A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, May 5 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses at 1300 S. Elmwood Drive in Mexico, Mo.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Missouri Cancer Association, 1705 E. Broadway, Suite 100, Columbia, Mo. 65201. Share memories and condolences with the family online at


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