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Charles "Charlie" Cottingham
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Birth: Apr. 30, 1854
Caldwell Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Oct. 20, 1934
Opelousas
St. Landry Parish
Louisiana, USA

Opelousas, La., Oct. 23. Charlie Cottingham, 80-year-old prominent planter of St. Landry parish, who died at his home near this city Saturday, was buried Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock, when hundreds of friends paid final tribute to him. The funeral services were held at the Sandoz Funeral parlors, with interment in Myrtle Grove cemetery, the Rev. James E. Selfe of the local Methodist church officiating.

Mr. Cottingham is survived by his wife, Mrs. Cynthia Cottingham, three sons, Russel and Robert of Beaumont and Ben of Houston, and one daughter, Mrs. F. A. Faley [sic Fahey] of Beaumont.

Published in The State-Times (Baton Rouge, LA), Wednesday, October 24, 1934 
 
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 Spouse:
  Cynthia Ann Dunn Cottingham (1865 - 1956)*
 
 Children:
  John Ucal Cottingham (1883 - 1914)*
  Laura Lurella Cottingham Fahey (1886 - 1982)*
  Russell Cottingham (1895 - 1966)*
  Ben Rush Cottingham (1897 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Myrtle Grove Cemetery
Opelousas
St. Landry Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Ron Manley
Record added: Jul 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 93704371
Charles Charlie Cottingham
Added by: Kathy S. Savoie
 
Charles Charlie Cottingham
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Charles Charlie Cottingham
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- Kathy S. Savoie
 Added: Sep. 2, 2012

- Ron Manley
 Added: Jul. 16, 2012
 
 
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