Steve D. Cotton

Steve D. Cotton, 65, of McConnelsville, passed away at 9:05 p.m. on Nov. 21, 2013, at the Morrison House in Zanesville. He was born March 21, 1948, in Zanesville, the son of the late Art Cotton and Doris Davis Cotton.

He was a Army veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of the American Legion Post 24 in McConnelsville. He is survived by his wife, Betty; son, John Cotton of McConnelsville; brother, Bob (Avel) Cotton of Cambridge; sister, Linda Cotton of Cambridge; nieces, Mellisa Cotton and Shannon Smith; great-nieces, Hannah and Hallie Cotton and great-nephew, Quinn Smith; two lifelong friends, John Kitts and Clinton Denton; and his dog, Josie.

A caring cremation will take place without any services. Miller-Huck Funeral Home in McConnelsville is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to