Curtis Mote


March 14, 1929 – March 7, 2018

Curtis Mote, age 88, of Nauvoo, passed away on Wednesday, March 7, 2018, at Safe Harbour VA in Birmingham.

The family will receive friends on Friday, March 9, 2018, from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Saturday, March 10, 2018, at 1 p.m. at New Oak Grove Freewill Baptist Church, with burial in the adjoining cemetery. Mickey Crane and Hugh Cavender will officiate.

Mr. Mote was preceded in death by his parents, Oliver and Annis Mote; six brothers; and one sister.

He is survived by his wife, Ozell Mote; daughters, Carolyn Dianne Johnson and Barbara Jean Dobbins (Jimmy); sons, Tony Curtis Mote (Helen) and Eddy Mote (Joanie); sister, Dorothy Uptain; brothers, James Mote and Junior Mote; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Chris Johnson, Kyle Mote, Connar Mobley, Jimmy Dobbins, David Dobbins and Thomas Irvin.