Thomas Matthew Cottle

February 3, 1972 - November 27, 2018
Thomas Matthew Cottle

Thomas Matthew Cottle age 46, passed away Tuesday November 27, 2018 at the Lower Cape Fear Hospice and LifeCareCenter.

Matt was born in Wilmington on February 3, 1972.

Matt was a professional truck driver for Waste Industries. In his leisure time he enjoyed traveling, visiting the beach and spending time with his family.

Matt is survived by his wife, Virginia “Ginger” Caison Cottle; son, Zachery Thomas Cottle; mother Janice Male Cottle of Orrum; brother Brian Michael Cottle; sister Barbara Hernandez; his father and mother in-laws Robert and Dale Caison; sister in-law Penny Caison; niece Jennifer Reid; his special friend Joey Pridgen and his cat “Milo”

A memorial service will be held 4 pm Saturday December 1, 2018 at Wilmington Funeral Chapel officiated by Rev. Tom Male. The family will greet friends an hour prior to the services.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation 1535 S. 41st Street Wilmington, NC 28403 910-701-9099

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  • November 28, 2018
    Martha Thomas says:
    So sorry Ginger, Zach and family! Our thoughts are with you!

  • December 01, 2018
    Christine Adams lit a candle:
    Lit since December 1, 2018 at 12:21:51 PM

  • December 01, 2018
    Brian Cottle lit a candle:
    Lit since December 1, 2018 at 12:10:52 PM

  • December 01, 2018
    Karen McCaskill & Johnnie Marlowe Dorothy and Dorothy Jo McCaskill says:
    To Matts family So sorry for your loss He was taken so young and in his prime of life sometimes we don't understand how things turn out but know that god has a time and plan for us all. Matt was a good person great father and son. He set the example for his family to follow. He will always be in your heart and watching over all of you. Prayers and Blessings go with each one of you. Zack this is your job now to watch over mom and help her too. ok Dad knows you are the man of the house now and be strong and we love you. Take care buddy.

  • November 30, 2018
    Chiquita Smith says:
    So sorry for your loss my prayers are with you and your family