D.A. “Cotton” Purser
D.A. “Cotton” Purser of Opelika was born on June 21, 1938 to the late Clarence L. and Nellie Ruth Purser and passed away on August 18, 2018. He was 80 years old.
He was preceded in death by the mother of his children, Carolyn Purser; brother, Clarence L. Purser, Jr.; sisters, Delores Phillips, Mary Smith; daughter-in-law, Lynn Guthrie Purser.
He is survived by his daughter, Nancy Purser (Frank); sons, Mike Purser, Mark Purser, and David Syphurs; grandchildren, Meagan Selby (Jonathan), Michael Purser; sister, Carolyn Hyde; constant companion, Janeta Cornett;
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 in the Parlor at Frederick-Dean Funeral Home from 11:00 a.m. until 12:45 p.m.
Funeral service will be held in the Chapel at Frederick-Dean Funeral Home on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. with Dr. Shirley Dempsey, Chaplain officiating. Interment will follow at Garden Hills Cemetery.