Obituary: Ruth Ilene Cochran


Graveside service for Ruth Ilene Cochran, age 99, of Panama City Beach, FL, formally of Cullman, AL, will be at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 30, 2022, at Shady Grove Cemetery with John McKoy officiating, and burial at Shady Grove Cemetery.

Cullman Heritage Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Cochran passed away on Saturday, June 25, 2022, at Beehive Homes Assisted Living. She was born May 16, 1923 to William and Delphia Kilgo Abbott.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband: William Raymond Cochran; sons: Donald Cochran and Raymond “Billy” Cochran, III and brother: Wesley Abbott.

Survivors include her sister: Isabelle Cider and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.