Lowell M. Cottrell, 70 - Crossroads

Lowell M. Cottrell, 70, of Crossroads, West Virginia, died Tuesday, February 20, 2007 in the Monongalia General Hospital in Morgantown, WV.

He was born August 22, 1936, at Shock, WV, a son of the late Dawson Cottrell and Roxie Rider Cottrell.

Mr. Cottrell was a retired contractor and was a member of the Mannington Church of the Nazarene.

Surviving are his wife, Leona Watts Cottrell; five sons, Rick Cottrell of Mannington, J. R. Cottrell of Dunlow, Ronnie Cottrell of Hundred, Donnie Cottrell of Fairmont, and Neil Frazier of Arkansas; one daughter, Vickie Moore of Mannington; two brothers, Hampton "Hap" Cottrell of Bula and Clyde Cottrell of Fairmont; 20 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant sister, Opal Cottrell; and one infant grandson, Matthew Lowell Cottrell.

Friends may call at the Owen-Neely Funeral Home in Blacksville, WV from 5-9 p.m. Thursday. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home at 1 p.m. Friday with the Pastor Herman George and Pastor William Hines officiating. Interment will follow in the Cottrell Cemetery.