Mrs. Cathy J. Cochran
Mrs. Cathy J. Cochran, 68, of Canton, died Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, at Northside Hospital Cherokee.
She was a born-again Christian and an active member of Heritage Fellowship Church. She was a highly accomplished retired educator from the Cherokee County Board of Education. She was a member of the Cherokee County Quilting Guild and the Georgia Retired Educators.
She is survived by son, Caleb Cochran (Robin Glandon); mother, Oleeta Sanford; sister, Pamela Sanford; grandchildren, Elizabeth Cochran and Shiloh Cochran; brother-in-law, Tony Arbucci; three nieces; two great-nieces; one great-nephew; aunts, uncles and numerous cousins.
She is preceded in death by husband, Ricky Lee Cochran; father, Avery Sanford; and sister, Peggy Arbucci.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, at Heritage Fellowship Church with the Rev. Justin Bishop and the Rev. Nathan Brandon officiating.
Interment will follow in Oakdale Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive Friends at Sosebee Funeral Home Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, from 3-8 p.m. She will lie-in-state at the church Friday from 1-2 p.m.
Flowers will be accepted, or in lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to her granddaughter’s education fund.
Sosebee Funeral Home, Canton, is in charge of arrangements.