Richard Glen "Cotton" Linck, 84, was born in Oxford, Michigan on Oct 11, 1929. He went to be with our Lord on December 31, 2013. He was a resident of the Baytown area from 1968 to 1992 and resided in Onalaska, Texas from 1992 until his passing.
He was preceded in death by his father, William "Bill" Linck; mother, Grace Church Linck; brother, William Link, Jr.; sister, Dona Beers; wife; Mildred "Mickey" Linck; wife, Dortha Linck; son, David Linck and Grandson David Linck, Jr.
He is survived by sons: Melvin Linck and wife Murl, Glen Linck and Bobby Perkins and wife Joann; Grandchildren, Richard Linck and wife Susan, Rex Linck and wife Clarissa, Myra Entendencia and husband LeRoy, Patrick Linck and wife Trina, Chad Linck and wife Misty, Sabrinia Jacobs and husband Chris, April Linck, Melissa Epperson and husband Adam and numerous Great and Great-Great Grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
He was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Onalaska and retired as an Operator from IUOE Local 450. He also drove for Kenton Trucking, and owned LINCK Trucking.
Cotton is a Past Master of Cedar Bayou Masonic Lodge #321 & Trinity #14 and was also a Past Patron of Cedar Bayou #11 OES. He has, for years, been the District instructor of Masonic District #27, an honored Member of the Houston Scottish Rite of Freemasonry and was a very active amateur radio operator (known as ND5CL OR WB5JFP).
Arrangements are under the direction of Navarre Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 2444 Rollingbrook Drive, Baytown, Texas 77521, (281) 422-8111.