SIKESTON -- Donald Lee Ottinger Sr., 46, died at 4 a.m. Sept. 11, 2006, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.
Born March 2, 1960, in Sikeston, son of Betty Flanagan Ottinger of Bell City and the late James D. Ottinger, he was a farmer for Parker Brothers Farms and a member of Murray Lane Baptist Church.
On Oct. 5, 1982, in Sikeston, he married Kathy Dozier, who preceded him in death on March 20, 2004.
One brother, James Michael Ottinger; and one grandson also preceded him in death.
In addition to his mother, survivors include: three sons, Donald Lee Ottinger Jr., James Michael "Mikey" Ottinger and Benjamin "Caleb" Ottinger, all of Sikeston; one brother, David Ottinger of Sikeston; one sister, Marla Sprouse of Steele; and one grandchild.
Visitation is from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at Nunnelee Funeral Chapel, where services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. The Rev. Kelley Grubbs, pastor of Murray Lane Baptist Church, will officiate.
Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery.