Graveside service for Twila Jean Cottrell was June 10, 2019 at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Salem, with Charlie Younger officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of James & Gahr Mortuary, Salem.
Pallbearers were Robbie Yost, William Scott Freeman, Avrey Freeman, Skiler Freeman and other family members.
Mrs. Cottrell was born April 21, 1939 in Montgomery County, Iowa, to Lester and Janola (Hoffman) Newman. She married Norman Cottrell June 10, 1961. They were the parents of three children. Mrs. Cottrell died June 6, 2019 in Salem at the age of 80 years.
Survivors include her children, Pam Rushen and husband, James; Jerry Cottrell; and Lori Cottrell, all of Salem; sister, Sharon Freeman, Salem; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Preceding her in death were her parents; husband; and brother, Larry Newman.