Hazel Rotton, 89, of Portland, died December 12, 2021, at the Delta Regional Medical Center in Greenville, Mississippi.
She was a native of Pine Bluff and a resident of Portland for over 50 years.
Mrs. Rotton was a homemaker and attended the Montrose Baptist Church. She enjoyed going to gospel concerts, attending IOP in Lake Village, working in her vegetable garden and Word Find puzzle books. She never met a stranger, always had a smile on her face and was loved by many. She loved her family and spending time with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren was her greatest joy.
Mrs. Rotton was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Curtis Rotton in 2013; a son, Roy H. Rotton in March of this year; two grandchildren, Angela Elaine Rotton and Jason Scott Rotton; her parents, Henry Frank and Agnes Jones Mosby and three brothers, Willie P. Mosby, Charley M. Mosby and Bobby Lee Mosby.
She is survived by two sons, Curtis Rotton and wife, Linda, of Lake Village and Joel T. Rotton and wife, Shirley, of Parkdale; a daughter, Cathy Williamson and husband, Dewel, of Hamburg; a daughter-in-law, Teresa Lawson of Portland; eight grandchildren, Kenneth Rotton, Christopher Rotton and wife, Hillary, Derik Williamson and wife, Jessica, John Curtis Williamson, Shirley Phillips and husband, Tony, Cynthia Everett, Matthew Lawson and wife, Tina, and Tabitha Ellis and husband, Brad and 12 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Tuesday, December 14, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at at the Jones-Hartshorn Funeral Home in Hamburg.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, December 15, at 10 a.m. at the Montrose Baptist Church with Pastor Todd Ferguson officiating. Burial will be in the Portland Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Kenneth Rotton, Christopher Rotton, Derik Williamson, J.C. Williamson, Matthew Lawson and Jerry Rotton.
Memorials may be made to the Montrose Baptist Church, PO Box 275, Montrose, AR 71658.