March 6 Obituaries

Jo Cotton


Jo Lois Cotton, 83, of Snyder, died Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018.

Funeral service for Mrs. Cotton will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Miller Family Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Dunn Cemetery. 

Visitation will be held from 6-7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. 

Born on Nov. 15, 1934 in Tennyson to Ted and Letha Johnson, she married C.D. “Dale” Cotton on April 29, 1950.

She was preceded in death by her husband, her parents, one brother, William Johnson, and one sister, Connie Cranfill.

Survivors include two daughters, Dorothy Lloyd of Snyder and Denise Ellard of San Antonio; five grandchildren, Diana Folk and her husband, Gary, of Snyder, Cyndi McCann and Jon Ellard, both of San Antonio, and Chris Ellard and his wife, Tia, of Colorado Springs, Colo.; 12 great-grandchildren, Kendra Iglehart and Jaxon Beasley, both of Snyder, Timothy Iglehart of Grand Rapids, Mich., Bethany Iglehart of Bartlesville, Okla., Cassie McCann, Lisa McCann and Nathan Ellard, all of San Antonio, Austin Ellard, Madyson Ellard and Mackenzie Ellard, all of Tennessee, and Kayden Ellard and Gian Ellard, both of Colorado Springs, Colo.; one sister, Lou Kilgore of Tallahassee, Fla.; two brothers, James Johnson and his wife, Kay, of Arkansas and Dwaine Johnson and his wife, Margaret, of Abilene; many beloved nieces and nephews; and many devoted and loved friends.

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Sedalia Malone


Sedalia Lois Malone, 84, of Snyder, died Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2018 in Snyder.

Funeral service for Mrs. Malone will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home with the Rev. James Archie officiating. The Rev. Raymond Dunkins will assist. Burial will follow at Hillside Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be held from 6-7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 949    
Snyder, TX 79550
Phone: (325) 573-5486
Fax: (325) 573-0044