John Trotter


MCGEHEE — Minister John Wesley Trotter, Sr., 67, of McGehee, passed away Tuesday, June 25, 2013, at his home.

He was born Aug. 9, 1945, to the late K.D. and Gertrude Trotter in Selma, Ark.

He leaves to cherish his memories, his daughter, Margerite Denyse Trotter and his son, John W. Trotter Jr., both of Wichita, Kan.; five sisters, Ola Simmons, Mary Simpson and Florine Moore, all of Monticello, Ark., Apostle Vertie Pettiford of Dallas, Texas, and Emma Trotter Carr of Charlotte, N.C.; four brothers, Rev. DeJuan Trotter of Dallas, Texas, Kerwin Coleman and Karon Trotter, Jr., both of Monticello, Ark., and Gerald Canada of Little Rock, Ark.; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren, and a host of relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Monday at the Trinity Full Gospel Church with burial in Selma Cemetery. Visitation 6-7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral Home. Arrangements by Stephenson-Dearman. Online guestbook www.stephensondearman.com.