Bluefield Daily Telegraph, Bluefield, WV

Obituary Archives

January 25, 2013

Patty Ann Keaton Cochran

PRINCETON — Patty Ann Keaton Cochran, 79, of Princeton and Bartow Fla., died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, in Orlando Fla., following a sudden illness.

Born March 7, 1933, at Pipestem, she was the daughter of the late Oran Homer Keaton and Carrie Virginia Farley Keaton.

Patty Ann was a retired employee for Consolidated Coal Corporation in Bluefield, Va. as a clerk. While living in Princeton, she was a member of the New Hope United Methodist Church and a member of the Professional Secretaries Association. Patty Ann was honored as Secretary of the Year in 1980 by the Bluefield Chapter of the Professional Secretaries Association.

Patty Ann was an avid Bridge player.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Billy Keaton and Harold Keaton; along with three sisters, Berniece Phillips, Louise Neeley, and Margaret Keaton.

She is survived by her devoted and loving husband of 38 years, Frank Cochran; a brother, Bobby Keaton of Brushfork; a sister, Peggy Neal of Norfolk, Va.; two sister-in-laws, Lucy Cochran Mitchem of Gray, Tenn. and Gladys Cochran Sexton and her husband Vaughn of Warrington, Va.; and a host of nieces and nephews who loved her very much.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013 from the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on the Athens Road in Princeton with Pastor Michael Smith officiating. Burial will follow at a later date in the family cemetery at Pipestem.

Friends may visit with the family today (Friday) from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be shared with the family via www.memorialfd.com

The Cochran family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory and Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton.

1
Text Only
Obituary Archives
  • Norman Richard "Rick" Anderson

    ECKMAN — Norman Richard "Rick" Anderson age 57 of Eckman, WV, formerly of #9 Filbert, WV, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Princeton Community Hospital after a short illness.

    July 26, 2014

  • Ms. Hazel Thompson Church Ms. Hazel Thompson Church

    PURLEAR, N.C. — Ms. Hazel Thompson Church, age 79, of Purlear, died Thursday, July 24, 2014 at her home.

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Die-Alma “Patty” Duty

    AMONATE, Va. — Die-Alma “Patty” Duty, age 55 of Amonate, Virginia, passed away Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Bluefield Regional Medical Center following a long illness.

    July 26, 2014

  • Jerry Elwood Hayes Jerry Elwood Hayes

    FREDONIA, N.Y. — Jerry Elwood Hayes, 78, of Webster Road, Fredonia, NY and formerly of Coaldale, passed away on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 in New York.

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Margie Penick Margie Penick

    ROANOKE, Va. — On July 23, 2014, Margie Penick, 86, made her long awaited journey from her earthly life to her Heavenly home to join her family members and friends who have gone on before her.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Anna Mae Davis

    PETERSTOWN — Anna Mae Davis, 84 of Peterstown, WV passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Carilion Giles Community Hospital, Pearisburg, VA.

    July 25, 2014

  • Frederick W. Snider Jr. Frederick W. Snider Jr.

    NEWARK VALLEY, N.Y. — Frederick W. Snider, Jr., 78, of Newark Valley, NY died Monday, July 21, 2014 in Princeton.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Jerry Elwood Hayes Jerry Elwood Hayes

    FREDONIA, N.Y. — Jerry Elwood Hayes, 78, of Webster Road, Fredonia, NY and formerly of Coaldale, passed away on Tuesday, July 22, 2014 in New York.

    July 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • David Lee Schrom David Lee Schrom

    David Lee Schrom, 41, of Henderson, NV formerly of War passed away Sunday, July 13, 2014 in Henderson.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Sadie Marie Proffitt Sadie Marie Proffitt

    Sadie Marie Proffitt, 89, of Pleasant Hill Estates, Princeton, WV, passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at her home.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

Local News
Editorials