Vickie L. Cotton, age 65 of Mt. Vernon, died at 10:05 P.M. Friday June 16, 2017 at SSM Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon, Illinois. Vickie was born July 29, 1951 in Chicago, the daughter of Wayne Miller and Sharon Cotton.
Vickie is survived by her life partner Debra Craig of Mt. Vernon and her Children: Dawayne Cotton and wife Malena of Mt. Vernon, Corey Estes of Mt. Vernon, Curtis Estes of Mt. Vernon, Christi Stief and husband Tommy of Mt. Vernon, Shannon Craig and wife Tracy of West Frankfort, and Shane Craig of Mt. Vernon. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, 1 brother, Robert Dean of Louisiana and 1 Sister Shawn Dove of Indiana.
She was preceded in death by her parents and 1 brother: Mitchell Bowers.
Vickie had worked as a personal assistant and healthcare provider for several years. She loved to read and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She also enjoyed watching Central Christian Church online service every weekend.
Vickie will be cremated and no public services held. Memorial contributions in memory of Vickie can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital and will be accepted at Hughey Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon, IL. Condolences for Vickie's family can be made at www.hugheyfh.com.
Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit hugheyfh.com for further information
Published on June 19, 2017