It is with deep sadness we announce the
passing of Lemuel “Lem” Owen
Cotton, age 69, of Springhill, NS. Lem passed
away at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre on Friday, June 4,
Born in Athol, NS, he was a son of the
late Alton and Beulah (Weatherbee) Cotton.
Lem worked in Ontario most of his life,
returning to Nova Scotia to retire a few years ago. He
enjoyed playing guitar, playing darts and watching all kinds of
He will be dearly missed by his
daughters Lisa (George) Cotton, Springhill, NS, and Sharon (Chris)
Thurrott, Moncton, NB; grandchildren Andrew Cotton, Emily Cotton,
Kallie and Waylon Thurrott; brothers John (Darlene), Athol, NS, Roy
(Dora), Ontario, Doug (Peggy), Athol, NS, Colin, Athol; sister Ethel
Baxter, Athol, NS; as well as several nieces and
In addition to his parents, he was
predeceased by brothers Donald and Allison and sister Hazel
Arrangements have been entrusted to
A. H. Brown Funeral Home, 5 McFarlane
Street, Springhill, (902 597 2361). A private burial will be
held in the Athol Cemetery.
Donations in memory of Lem may be made
to the charity of your choice.
Sharing of memories and condolences may
be sent to the family by visiting the online memorial at
www.brownsfuneralhome.com or through the A H Brown Funeral Home
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Lemuel Lem O Cotton 1951 2021..
Death notice for the town of: Springhill, Province: Nova Scotia