PATRIOT — Donald Raymond Cochran, 60, of Patriot, went home to be with the Lord, Thursday, Aug. 5, 2010, at his residence. The Ironton native was born June 10, 1950, the son of the late Wilburn and Jewell Kingery Cochran. He is survived by his wife, Donna Jean Ross Cochran, whom he married March 30, 1974.
Mr. Cochran attended Rock Hill High School. He was a former construction worker for Ho-Lam Concrete Paving and GLR Construction, retiring in 1992. He is a member of Trinity Freewill Baptist Church in Willow Wood and a member of the Laborers Local 543. He enjoyed fishing and hunting.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a sister, Elizabeth Turley;
a brother, Kenneth Cochran; and his father-in-law, Freddie Ross.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by son, Donald R. Cochran Jr. of Patriot; son and his fiancée, Dustin R. Cochran and Barbara Plybon of Patriot; five brothers and 4 sisters-in-law, Wilburn and Glora Jean Cochran of Coal Grove, James Cochran of Ironton, Carl and Dorothy Cochran and Larry and Judy Cochran, all of Kitts Hill, and Rick and Jean Cochran of Jackson; a sister and brother-in-law, Shirley and Don Asbury of Texas; brother-in-law, Jim Turley; a granddaughter, Izabella Cochran of South Point; his mother-in-law, Freda Ross of Patriot; and special friend, Donald Butcher of Scottown.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday at the Trinity Freewill Baptist Church in Willow Wood with Brother Roy Adkins and Brother Chris Johnson officiating. Burial will follow in Aid Cemetery. Friends may call today from 6-9 p.m. at Phillips Funeral Home. To offer condolences to the family or view a video tribute, please visit www.phillipsfuneralhome.net.