Lois F. Cottrell, age 82 of Sidney Cottrell Road, died Saturday, February 11, 2012. A native of Granville County, she was the daughter of the late Ruben and Jessie Hobgood Faucette and the widow of Elijah Cottrell. Lois was a member of Stovall Baptist Church, a devoted wife, loving mother and a homemaker.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Monday, February 13, 2012 at Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Chapel by Rev. John Yount. Burial will follow in Salem United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Surviving are her sons, Jerry Cottrell Bonnie, Sid Cottrell Angela and Dennis Cottrell Tammie all of Oxford. She is also survived by 6 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a brother, Irvin Faucette.
Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Stovall United Methodist Church, 109 US Hwy. 15 S, Stovall, NC 27582 or the American Breast Cancer Society, Granville County Unit, 8300 Health Park, Suite 10, Raleigh, NC 27615.
The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 2:00 PM at the funeral home and at other times will be at the home of Sid Cottrell, 6601 Sidney Cottrell Road, Oxford.
For online condolences, go to www.hallwynne.com and select obituaries. Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home is assisting the Cottrell family.