Mr. Donnie Ray Cotten, age 71 of Quinlan has passed away peacefully at his home.

Donnie was born on January 13, 1951, in Dallas, Texas to Olbis Lytle Cotten and Mattie Margene Cotten. He married Marian Annette Chesshire in 2013 in Quinlan, Texas.

Survived by his stepson, Steven Chambless and wife Kelli, of Quinlan, sisters, Patricia Phillips of Hurst, Texas, Connie and husband Don Martindale of Sherman Texas.

Preceded in death by his parents, Olivis Lytle Cotten and Mattie Margene Cotten, brothers Allen Cotten, and Ronnie Cotten.