October 1 obituaries


Dorothy (Cotten) Browne


Dorothy (Cotten) Browne, 90, died Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020, in Jayton. 

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Rotan. Visitation will be after the service. Arrangements are under the direction of Weathersbee-Ray Funeral Home in Rotan.

Born Jan. 19, 1930, in Crane County, Dorothy was the daughter of the late J.B. and Rosa (Davis) Cotten. She served Borden County as a deputy before being elected as County and District Clerk from 1966-1994.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; her daughter, Rita Janice Morgan; her great-granddaughter, Jasmine Gibson; her sister, Virginia Hassell; and her brother, J.B. Cotten IV.

Survivors include her daughter, Joyce Kincheloe and her husband, Jerry; five grandchildren, J.J. Kincheloe and his wife, Sherry, Jana Haynes and her husband, Marshall, Jennifer Goodwin and her husband, Josh, Jonathan Morgan and Jerrica Cluff and her husband, Asa; her sister, Jean Laird and her husband, Bob; and 12 great-grandchildren.