Originally created 08/31/99

Mrs. Ruth Cochrane



ROCK HILL, S.C. -- Mrs. Ruth Von Cannon Cochrane, 79, of 664 Ferndale Drive, died Sunday, Aug. 29, 1999, at Piedmont Medical Center.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Cumbie Funeral Home, Archdale, N.C., with the Rev. David Emery officiating. Burial will be in Trinity Cemetery.

Mrs. Cochrane, a native of High Point, N.C., was a homemaker. She attended Hayworth Wesleyan Church.

Survivors include her husband, Leonard James Cochrane Sr.; a son, Leonard J. Cochrane Jr., Easley; two daughters, Gail Fite, Tega Cay, and Gwyn Henke, Martinez; a brother, Walter H. Von Cannon, Archdale; and eight grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to The Rebecca Marks Scholarship Fund, c/o Southern Wesleyan University, P.O. Box 1020 Central, SC 29630.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Greene Funeral Home, Rock Hill.

Greene Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The Augusta Chronicle Aug. 31, 1999