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James Samuel "Sam" Cottingham
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Birth: Aug. 3, 1934
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 17, 1981
Kansas City
Jackson County
Missouri, USA

James was a prominent attorney in Kansas City, and at one time, was an attorney for the City of Independence.

He was killed in the Hyatt Regency Skywalk Collapse in July, 1981, while getting a drink at the bar, which was below the walkway.

He is also known for starting the Queen City Baseball League in Independence. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Clyde Reed Cottingham (1904 - 1964)
  Elsie Elizabeth Hall Cottingham (1905 - 2001)
 
 Spouse:
  Norma Jean Crosby Cottingham-Graff (1936 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Woodlawn Cemetery
Independence
Jackson County
Missouri, USA
Plot: Section 13, Lot 89, Space 1
 
Created by: Jana Thompson #47477910
Record added: Jun 19, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71634092
James Samuel Sam Cottingham
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James Samuel Sam Cottingham
Added by: Jana Thompson #47477910
 
James Samuel Sam Cottingham
Added by: Leonard Louis Meador
 
 
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- Linda Dukes
 Added: Jun. 14, 2015

- J Spencer
 Added: Aug. 9, 2014
Remembering a classmate.
-Anonymous
 Added: Jul. 31, 2013
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