David Mac Cotton, 53

He was born in Mesquite, Texas on August 4, 1959, the son of R.D. and Jeanette Parks Cotton.  He was a mechanic.

He is survived by his mother, Jeannette Cotton of Commerce; children, David Wayne Cotton of Virginia, Joseph Bryan Cotton of Arizona, Christopher Mack Cotton, San Diego, Magan Rae McKinney of San Antonio, Malory Jeannette Cotton of Commerce and Melody Ann Cotton of Commerce; 5 grandchildren.

  1. Linda Grubert says:

    Dear Family-
    Praying the Lord will comfort your family during this extremely hard time–He is faithful to supply every need!
    Linda Grubert

    • Beverly Galyean says:

      Dear Kelly & Girls,

      This journey begins with great sorrow. God allows us to grieve each in our own way. However with time, God enlightens us with his love to remember the good memories. He fills your heart with the importance of love and forgiveness. Each day will be stronger as you build upon the past toward your future. Encircle yourself with friends and family. Know that we all will be praying for you.

  2. Kim Lewis says:

    Sorry to hear of the loss of David. It is difficult when we are asked to let a loved one go. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
    Kim Lewis

  3. Patty Tarrant says:

    So sorry to hear about Cotton’s death. My thoughts are with you and the girls. I think of you often and miss our visits. Love to all.

  4. Lennie Lemisy says:

    So sorry to hear about Cotton,you all are in my prayers.
    Lennie Lemisy
    Commerce ISD

  5. Twonette Gessman says:

    So sorry to hear of your loss!! May God ease your breaking hearts with His love and fond memoried of David, dad, son, grandfather, husband, friend. With you in thoughts and prayers, Twonette and Emma-John Gessman

  6. Carolyn McKinney says:

    So sorry to hear about Cotton. You and the girls are in my prayers. He is with the Lord now resting in his arms. Love you. Cousin Carolyn McKinney.

  7. Susan Patton says:

    So sorry for your loss. Kelly, you and your girls will be in my thoughts and prayers.
    Love to you all
    Susan Patton

  8. Lisa Coffey says:

    My thoughts are with you and your family as you deal with the loss
    of a loved one. May time help to ease the pain and each day seem a little easier than the one before. May the happy memories help to lift
    your heart each day.
    Lisa C.

  9. trish king says:

    I am thinking about you and the girls. Know this is a hard time, but we know that God will strengthen you and the girls. I will pray for each of you and all of his family. God bless you all!!

  10. Joyce Pannell says:

    Sorry about your loss. Losing a loved one is very hard, but as the days go on things will get a little easier to deal with. Our grief always take us to a place we don’t want to go, but God always brings us back just in the right moment. My prayers are with you and the family.
    Joyce Pannell

  11. Kelley Brown says:

    I am saddened by stumbling onto this obituary. David and I were childhood friends in Mesquite. He was a groomsman in my wedding. Prayers to the family in dealing with your loss.

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