Mr. William's Story
Mr. William "Billy" Cottrell, age 79, of Tunnel Hill, Georgia, departed this life Monday afternoon, February 5, 2018 at the local hospital. He was born January 24, 1939 in Mcalester, Oklahoma, a son of the late William and Margaret Cottrell. He was also preceded in death by his brother, John Cottrell. He proudly served his country in the United States Army. He retired from the Chevron Corporation after twenty eight years of service.
He is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Mary Cottrell of the residence; son and daughter-in-law, Brian and Vicki Cottrell of Ringgold, GA; brother and sister-in-law, Roy and Gail Cottrell of Bakersfield, CA.
At his request he will be cremated and no service will be held at this time.
Arrangements will be by locally owned and operated Melrose Chapel of Ponders Funeral Home, 138 Melrose Drive, Dalton, Gerogia. www.pondersfuneralhome.com.
Published on February 11, 2018