2018-05-16 / Obituaries

Lillie Cochran


Lillie Mae Cochran, 88, of Blakely, Ga., passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2018, at LifeBrite Community Hospital of Early in Blakely.

Mrs. Cochran was born July 12, 1929, in Ashford, Ala., to the late Abner Dewey Culbreth and Fannie Mae Blanchard Culbreth. She was a member of White Plains Freewill Baptist Church and for many years she was a seamstress for the Brew-Schneider Manufacturing Co. in Blakely.

Other than her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Hollis Cochran; and her brother, William Culbreth.

Survivors include a daughter, Glenda Cochran Wright, and a son, Herman Cochran, both of Blakely; three granddaughters, Tammy Pfalzgraff and Mark, Tiffany Temples and Michael, and Angel Cooper, all of Blakely; and four great-grandchildren, Paige Pfalzgraff, Hannah Grace Temples, Baxley Williams, all of Blakely, and Austin Williams of Cheyenne, Wy.; and a sister-in-law, Shirley Culbreth of Ocean Springs, Miss.

The funeral service was Friday, May 11, 2018, at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Manry-Jordan- Hodges Funeral Home with Rev. Cory Thomas officiating.

The family received friends for visitation at 10 a.m. Friday at the home of Mark and Tammy Pfalzgraff at 1094 Flowers Drive, Blakely.

Pallbearers were Kevin Morris, Billy Pfalzgraff, Brian Evans, Jim Copp, Danny White and Gauge White.

Manry-Jordan-Hodges Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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