Sandra Sue Cottengain

September 26, 1938 – March 23, 2021

Sandra Sue Cottengain, 82, of Mitchell, passed away Tuesday, March 23, 2021, at her residence.

Born September 26, 1938, in Lawrence County, she was the daughter of David Murray and Bertha Edith (Knight) Barker.  She married Donald Harold Cottengaim March 21, 1970, and he preceded her in death February 14, 2019.

Sandra was a certified nursing assistant and a 1957 graduate of Mitchell High School.  She was a former member and Sunday school teacher at the First Christian Church.

Survivors include her niece, Jacqueline Cottengain of Orleans; great-great-nephew, Garett Miller of Orleans and several nieces and nephews

Her parents; husband; and siblings, Walter Lee Barker, William Herschell Barker, Roy Edward Barker, Merle Maurice Barker, Ramona Joan Wayner, and infant twin sisters, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday, March 26, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral & Cremation Center with Brother Jim Russell officiating.  Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until the service on Friday at the funeral home.

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