COCHRAN, Vergile Sr.
Mr. Vergile (V.A.) Cochran, Sr., age 86 of Smyrna, passed away December 21, 2013. Funeral services will be held 1:00 P.M. Monday at the Carmichael Funeral Home Chapel in Smyrna with the Rev. Larry Rogers and Michael Cannon officiating. Burial will be in the Georgia Memorial Park Cemetery in Marietta. A lifelong native of Smyrna, Mr. Cochran retired from Smith Transfer with over 30 years of service, and was a member of the American Legion Post #160 for over 45 years. He loved to travel with his family, play the guitar and sing. He is preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Bettie May Cochran. Surviving are 2 Daughters & Sons-in-law Gail and Ronald Glass & Bonita and Charles Boykin; Son & Daughter-in-law Vergile and Robin Cochran, Jr.; Brother - Jerry Cochran; Grandchildren Becky and Shaun McGraw, Jennifer and Michael Cannon, Tammy Glass, Allen and Jessica Cochran, Amy and Trey Cail, & Hope and Rusty Helms; and Great Grandchildren Elisha and Hannah Cannon, Dorothy, Ashley & James McGraw, Haley and Jeffrey Cail, & Robert and Benjamin Cochran. The family will receive friends from 11 A.M. to 1 P.M. Monday at Carmichael Funeral Home in Smyrna.