Obituary: Raymond William Cochran


Graveside services for Raymond William Cochran, 94, of Panama City Beach, Florida, will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 28, 2019 at Shady Grove Cemetery.

Cullman Heritage Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Cochran passed away on Wednesday, April 24, 2019, at Clifford Chester Sims State Veterans Nursing Home. He was born May 17, 1924, in Akron, Ohio, to Raymond and Myrtle Cochran.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond and Myrtle Cochran.

Survivors include his wife, Ruth Ilene Cochran; son, Don Cochran; nephews, General Lance Smith and Mark Marshall; nieces, Kim O’Neal and Cheryl Miller; brother-in-law, Wesley Abbott; sister-in-law, Isabelle Crider; and many more nieces, nephews, family, and friends.