Frankie Mills Cotten

Frankie Mills Grigg Cotten, 96, of Florence, AL, passed away January 27, 2018. Mrs. Cotten was a retired LPN from Humana Hospital, a member of Trinity Episcopal Church, the Eastern Star, and Lifewise.


                Mrs. Cotten is survived by:


                                Husband: Oliver Cotten, Sr.

                                Son: William E. Grigg, Jr (Mary). of Murfreesboro, TN

                                Daughter: Rita G. Craighead of Murfreesboro, TN

                                Stepchildren:     Sara Ryan of Florence, AL

                                                                Carolyn Hughes (Quintin) of Athens, AL

                                                                Irene Charles of Huntsville, AL

                                                                Oliver Cotten, Jr. (Yun Pun) of Tampa, FL

                                Sisters:  Martha Rose Boughton of Winfield, AL

                                                Linda McDonald of Winfield, AL

                                                Joan Loden of Hamilton, AL

                                (3) Grandchildren

                                (7) Step-Grandchildren

                                (5) Step-greatgrandchildren

                                (1) Step-great-greatgrandchildren


                She was preceded in death by:


                                Parents: Cornelius Fred Mills and Willie Rose Strickland Mills

                                Brother: Fred Ross (Junior) Mills

                                Sisters: Agatha Austin, Virginia Austin, Wanda Faye Loftis, and Shella Gray Knighton


                Visitation will be Thursday, February 1, 2018 from 10:00-11:00 A.M. at Trinity Episcopal Church in Florence. The funeral service will follow at 11:00 A.M. in the church. Burial will be in Grigg Cemetery in Winfield, AL. Family members will serve as pallbearers.


                In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to The Heart Association.


                Greenhill Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.