Obituary: Edna May Ott Feb. 20, 1943 – Apr. 8, 2022

Edna May Ott, 79 years old, passed away on Friday, April 8, 2022 at Methodist North Hospital.

Edna was born February 20, 1943 to the late Golden “Goldie” and Mabel Clayton in War, West Virginia. Edna has been a resident of White Rock, New Mexico since 1966 and just recently moved to Mason, TN.

She was an accomplished artist who enjoyed creating Western art.  Edna took pride in being a homemaker and caring for those around her. She always enjoyed cooking from scratch and trying new recipes from all over the world. Edna loved animals; she raised and showed Doberman Pinschers. She enjoyed riding horses.

She is survived by her children; Martin (Lisa) Ott of Mason, TN and Mark (Dani) Ott of Gilbert, Az,  4 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.

Edna is preceded in death by her husband, Martin A. Ott and her siblings; Frank, Billy, Bobby, Faye and Doris.

A graveside burial service will take place at Guaje Pines Cemetery in Los Alamos, NM on Friday May 6, 2022 at 1 p.m. Please join the family for this event, or leave comments, photos or stories at