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John Albert Cochran, Sr.

September 25, 1952 - July 22, 2020

COCHRAN, John Albert Sr., 67 of Glen Dale, WV, died Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at home.

He was born September 25, 1952, in Point Pleasant, WV, a son of the late David S. and Mary Margaret Hicks Cochran. He was a graduate of John Marshall High School and retired from the Murray Coal Company, Shoemaker Mine. John enjoyed boating, golfing, and spending time with his family.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles Robert Cochran and James Ray Cochran, and by two sisters, Pamela Sue Cochran and Harriet Jean Woodyard.

He is survived by his loving wife, Diana Polis Cochran; four Children, Amy Jo Cochran Corvino of Moundsville, WV, Jamie Lynn Cochran, of Houston, TX; Corleen (Daniel) Long of Morgantown, WV, and Johnny Cochran of Glen Dale; two sisters, Patricia Manson of Circleville, Ohio and Joanne Calcara of Lewis Center, Ohio; one brother, Mike (Rhonda) Cochran of Moundsville; five grandchildren, Ethan Corvino, Tristan Cochran, Andy Scott, Jonah Long, and Judah Long; three great grandchildren, Ava, Kayden, and Mariana; and many nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received on Monday, July 27, 2020 from 3-6 pm at the Altmeyer Funeral home, Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapels, 118 Grant Avenue, Moundsville.

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Date: Monday, July 27, 2020

Time: 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Altmeyer Funeral Home - Lutes & Kirby-Vance Chapel

118 Grant Avenue
Moundsville, WV 26041

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