Donald Ottinger Sr.

Tuesday, September 12, 2006

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Donald Lee Ottinger Sr., 46, of Sikeston died Monday, Sept. 11, 2006, at Missouri Delta Medical Center.

He was born March 2, 1960, in Sikeston to Betty Flanagan Ottinger of Bell City and James D. Ottinger.

He and Kathy Dozier were married on Oct. 5, 1982, in Sikeston. She died March 20, 2004.

He was a farmer for the Parker Brothers Farms and a member of Murray Lane Baptist Church.

Survivors include three sons, Donald Lee Ottinger Jr., James Michael Ottinger and Benjamin Ottinger, all of Sikeston; a brother, David Ottinger of Sikeston; a sister, Marla Spouse of Steele, Mo.,; and a grandchild.

He was preceded in death by a grandson and a brother.

Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel. Funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at the chapel with the Rev. Kelley Grubbs, pastor of Murray Lane Baptist Church, officiating.

Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.