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Karla Marie Cotten-Burnet

Karla Marie Cotten-Burnet, 59, Raymond, died Dec. 3, 2019 at University of Alabama Birmingham Hospital (UAB). Mrs. Cotten-Burnet was a kind and devoted caregiver and supported people of all walks of life. She was an avid and gifted nature photographer who valued her faith and family deeply. Her legacy will live on in the hearts and minds of everyone with whom she interacted. She was preceded in death by her parents, Julius Watson Cotten and Alberta Geneva Dobbins Cotten of Crystal Springs; son, Julius Ashley Cotten of Harrisville, and a grandson. Visitation was Dec. 7 from 5 until 8 p.m. at Stringer Family Funeral Services in Crystal Springs and Dec. 8 from 1 until 2 p.m. at Pilgrim’s Rest Baptist Church, Crystal Springs with funeral services following. Survivors are her husband of 16 years, David Burnet; sons, Cosby Burnet of Birmingham, Ala., and Sean Gearheard of Titusville, Fla.; daughters, Annie Jane Cotten of Whitesburg, Ky., and Teri Rials Cotten Bates (Charles) of Wesson; sisters, Nancie Cotten Cone (Patrick) of Houston, Texas, Joyce Cotten Borger (Tim) of Granger, Ind., and Susan Knight of Crystal Springs; brothers, John Richard Cotten (Donna) of Athens, Ala., and Thomas Carl Cotten (Tereasa) of Daphne, Ala.; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

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