GODFREY, Ill. -- Cory Dean Stotts, 31, died May 13, 2006, at his home.
Born July 19, 1974, in Sikeston, Mo., son of Reggie Dean Stotts of Sikeston and Debbie Silverthorn Hurst of Buncombe, he was a member of the First Christian Church at Matthews, Mo. A 1996 graduate of Southeast Missouri State University, he was regional manager for NAPA at Mt. Vernon.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by: his stepfather, Harold Hurst of Buncombe; his stepmother, Mary Stotts of Sikeston; maternal grandparents, Joe and Ruby Silverthorn of Sikeston; paternal grandmother, Maubline Stotts of Sikeston; one brother, Chance Stotts of Sikeston; and one half-sister, Stephanie Keene of East Prairie, Mo.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Dean Stotts.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Ponder Funeral Home in Sikeston where services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Wednesday. The Rev. Carl Addision, pastor of the Tanner Street Church of God in Sikeston, will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories in Sikeston.