Let the memory of Pauline be with us forever. She touched the lives of many people with her wit and generosity.
  • 74 years old
  • Born on June 26, 1937 .
  • Passed away on January 14, 2012 .

Ms. Pauline Wilson Cotton, 74, of West Point, Georgia, died Jan 14, 2012, at West Georgia Hospice from kidney and heart failure.
Pauline was born June 26, 1937, in West Point, Georgia, to the late Lois Graham and Haywood Wilson.
Her greatest joys were her family, friends and her job. Pauline touched the lives of many people with her wit and generosity. She devoted much of her time helping others. Pauline spent the last few years of her life at LaGrange Nursing and Rehab Center, where she provided plenty of laughs and joy to residents and staff. While fighting an uphill battle with her own illnesses, she continued her passion for helping people by assisting other patients whenever she could.

Pauline accepted Christ as her Lord and savior at an early age and joined Mt. Nebo Baptist Church, West Point, GA.
She was united into Holy Matrimony with the late Jessie Cotton Jr.
Pauline Cotton was preceded in death by her Mother-in-law Willie Lee Cotton; Step father L. C. Graham; two brothers Leroy Heard and Johnny Wilson; sister, Clara Penn; companion David Askew; her beloved pet dog, Mikey.

She leaves to cherish her precious memories: two sons, Jesse(Helga) Cotton, Sharpsburg, GA; Tolando Hurston, Riverdale, GA; one daughter, Marion Cotton, Riverdale, GA; two grandsons, Lamont Cotton, Wurmlingen, Germany; Michael Cotton, Sharpsburg, GA ; two nieces that she help raise and treated as daughters, Denise(Arthur) Rowe, Lanett, AL; Nina Cotton, Riverdale,GA; three brothers, Roger Thornhill, West Point, GA; Donald(Janet) Cotton, Decatur, GA; Tony(Marilyn H.) Wilson, LaGrange, GA; four sisters, Christine Wilson, Elizabeth Berry, Lily Mae (William) Cooper, West Point; GA; two devoted cousins, Gladys Houston, West Point, GA and Kane William, Macon GA; four dear friends, Katharine Whitlow, Lanett, AL; Viola Whittaker, Ruby Askew, West Point, GA and Carlton Joe Frazier, Stone Mountain, GA; a host of other nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.

The family may be contact @ 1902 32nd Ave., SW, Lanett, AL.


Funeral at: Mt. Nebo Baptist Church Time: 1:00 PM Thursday, January 19, 2012

Union Springs United Methodist Church Cemetery    West Point GA.

Professional services provided by M W Lee Mortuary Inc. in West Point GA. http://www.mwleemortuary.com

Posted by (MWL) Administrator on January 27, 2012
Tammy co-worker of son wrote at
2012-01-20 16:30:14

Your mother is a beautiful women. It makes me smile to look at her picture. I can see her spirit in you. May God keep you and your family in his peace.
Posted by (MWL) Administrator on January 27, 2012
Johnson Family wrote at
2012-01-19 14:24:34

Our family would like to offer our deepest sympathy for the loss of your dear loved one. May you find comfort in knowing that God has promised to bring death to nothing and reunite you with your loved one again very soon by means of the resurrection. (1 Corinthians 15:26 & Acts 24:15)
Posted by (MWL) Administrator on January 19, 2012
doris lit a candle at
2012-01-18 22:38:05

in fun memorys of pauline she was a sweet and fun person.god be with her family.
Posted by (MWL) Administrator on January 17, 2012
Bettye Trammell ---Family wrote at
2012-01-17 13:02:24

I would to express my deepest sympathy with your on the loss, I would just like to share this thought with the family of Pauline that one day soon we can expect our love ones again according to the Scripture found @ John 528&29. Please take comfort in that promise.

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