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Benjamin Denton Cotton Jr.


1941 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Benjamin Denton Cotton Jr. Obituary
Benjamin Denton Cotton, Jr.

Memphis, TN

Mr. Benjamin Denton Cotton, Jr., 75, died Friday, March 31, 2017 at the Methodist University Hospital of cardiac arrest.

Ben, born July 31, 1941 was part of one of the largest families in Memphis. He leaves his four sons including, Frank Bradley Cotton, and John Jeffrey Cotton; his brother, Jackie Cotton; 13 grandchildren including David Joseph Cotton, Clayton William Cotton, Presley Cotton, Chloe Cotton, Beaux Cotton, Skye Cotton, as well as hundreds of cousins and close friends across the country.

After serving in the Marine Corps Reserves, Ben was a successful bond salesman and owner of The Cotton Group which owned land, coal, oil, and gas assets.

A public tribute will take place in Memphis, TN on:

April 30th at Silky O'Sullivan's 183 Beale St, 2pm - 4pm.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to .
Published in The Commercial Appeal on Apr. 28, 2017
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