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George William Cothren

August 4, 1936 February 22, 2019
George William Cothren
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Obituary for George William Cothren

George William Cothren, age 82, of Fayetteville, TN passed away on Friday, February 22, 2019 at his daughter's residence in Hixson, TN. He was born in Madison County, AL on August 4, 1936 to Frank and Flossie Cothren.

He was a member of the 1954 graduating class of Hazel Green High School. He was a longtime member of Elks Lodge #1792 of Fayetteville, TN where he served as past exalted ruler and past trustee. He also served as a past president of the middle district and served on several committee appointments with the Tennessee Elks Association. He retired from Gallant Funeral Home after more than 30 years of service.

Mr. Cothren was preceded in death by his parents and brother.

He is survived by his daughter: Carmen Rundle (Michael) of Hixson, TN; grandson: Wesley Rundle of Hixson, TN; granddaughters: Carissa Rundle of Nashville, TN and Lyndsey O'Neal (Nick) of Medina, TN; great-grandson: Liam O'Neal. Stepchildren: Vickie Nixson, Tammy McAnally, Natalie Norwood, Anthony Cothren (Laurie), Rebecca Hudson (Dennis) and Lynn Cothren. Step-Grandchildren: Jessica Brasher, Gavin Nixson, Craig Norwood, Coty Norwood, Christina Hunley (Luke), Victoria Finch, Tyler Finch (Marlea), and Jackson Cothren. Great step-grandchild: Breelyn Brasher.

No services are planned at this time. Memorial services will be announced at a later date. Gallant Funeral Home is serving the family of George Cothren.


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