|Birth: ||Dec. 14, 1873, USA|
|Death: ||Feb. 25, 1953|
Funeral services were held at the Baptist church here last Friday afternoon for Mrs. Barbara Allen Cockrell, 80, who died at Brandon Hospital in Poplar Bluff on February 25. The Rev. A.D. Zbendin conducted the service and burial was in Little Prairie Cemetery, with Valhalla Funeral Home of Hayti in charge.
Mrs. Cockrell was born at Mariontown, Ky., December 14, 1871. Fifty-seven years ago she was married to William Edgar Cockrell, who died in 1940 and eight children were born to them, of whom four survive. She was a member of the Morris Chapel Baptist Church of Camden, Tenn. and had made her home in recent years at Ellsinore, Mo. with her son.
She is survived by the son, Gilbert Cockell; three daughters, Mrs. L.C. Hardin of Brewston, Tenn. and Mrs. Dewey Neely and Mrs. Clyde Boyd, both of this city; a brother and two sisters, John Harrington, Mrs. Clint Russell and Mrs. Henry Wafford, all of Camden; a number of grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Democrat Argus - Caruthersville, Missouri - Friday, March 6, 1953
William Edgar Cockrell (1874 - 1940)*
William Joseph Crockrell (1900 - 1944)*
Hughey Elmer Crockrell (1903 - 1930)*
Lois Cockrell Neely (1904 - 1968)*
Onie Golden Cockrell Boyd (1911 - 1961)*
Note: Headstone shows year of birth as being 1873
Little Prairie Cemetery
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Record added: Sep 16, 2009
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