U.S. Army Veteran
Dies March 5, 2020
Allen Ray Cochran, 79, Rome, died March 5 at his residence.
Allen was born on July 3, 1940, in Trion to the late Clyde Cochran and Lillian Elrod. Allen was a veteran of the United States Army. He was member of West Rome Baptist Church. Allen worked at Georgia Kraft for 32 years. Two sisters, Imogene White and Maxine Fletcher died earlier.
Surviving are his wife, Dale Martin Cochran; four children, Jody (Tammy) Cochran, Mark (Beth) Cochran, Jackie (Rhonda) Cochran, and Steven (Lisa) Cochran; grandchildren, Heather (Mike) Burnett, Hannah (Taylor) Woodrow, Tori (Cody) Cochran, Wyatt (Ryan) Cochran, Jake (Emily) Cochran, Grant Cochran, Kendall Cochran, Mackenzie Cochran, Owen Cochran, and Mason Cochran; great-grandchildren, Max Burnett, Molly Burnett, Halle Woodrow, Jackson Woodrow, and Berkleigh Cochran; sister, BenEvelyn Emberling and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside and Interment services were held on Sunday at Old Trion Cemetery in Trion with Virgil Tudor and Rusty Dooley officiating.
Grandsons served as pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Jesse Tudor Heart Like Mine Scholarship Fund, In care of Jan Willingham, United Community Bank, Rome or Summerville.
Parnick Jennings, Sr.’s Good Shepherd Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.