Mark Edward Brotherton, 48, of Cleveland, N.C., passed away on December 29, 2023.

He was born June 21, 1975, in Iredell County to Eddie Brotherton and the late Fran Jessup Brotherton. In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by sisters, Gina Brotherton and Vicki Brown.

Mark is survived by his father, Eddie, and his wife Patty; children, Cassie Barickman, and Kendall, Kayden, Maranda, and Kaia Brotherton; grandson, Dawson Barickman; brother, Michael Brotherton; sister, Katherine Brotherton; nieces and nephews, Melissa “Missy,” Josh, Autumn, Maddox, Hunter, and Zion.

A Celebration of Mark’s Life will be on Monday, January 8, at 2 p.m. at Fairview United Methodist Church with Rev. Nathan Finsel officiating. Visitation for family and friends will be one hour prior to the service from 1 to 2 p.m., also at the church.

Cavin-Cook Funeral Home and Crematory, Mooresville, is serving the Brotherton family. Condolences may be sent to the family at