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Bessie Chloe "May" Franklin Cockrum
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Birth: Feb. 15, 1905
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jan. 29, 2003
Pocahontas
Randolph County
Arkansas, USA

Married 24 Jun 1922 in Corning,Clay,Arkansas, to Orce James Cockrum.

BESSIE CLOE COCKRUM
Bessie Cloe Cockrum, 97, of Reyno, died Wednesday, Jan. 29, 2003, at Pocahontas Nursing and Rehab Center. Born Feb. 15, 1905, in Okamah, Okla., she was a daughter of the late Pink Jasper and Bettie Mae Franklin.
Survivors include a son; Milburn Cockrum of Reyno; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a sister, Lori Barcliff of Kansas City, Mo. Funeral services were held Tuesday in the Chapel of McNabb Funeral Home with Roger Hovis officiating.
Burial followed in Johnston Cemetery near Reyno. Pallbearers were Joe Cockrum, Belinda Cockrum-Turner, Jason Morrow and David and Danny Barton. Brandon Cockrum served as an honorary pallbearer.
SOURCE: Pocahontas Star Herald, 6 Feb 2003
 
 
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 Parents:
  Pink Jasper Franklin (1876 - 1959)
  Betty May Franklin (____ - 1926)
 
 Children:
  Milburn Cockrum (1928 - 2005)*
  Jay Lee Cockrum (1930 - 1999)*
 
 Sibling:
  Bessie Chloe Franklin Cockrum (1905 - 2003)
  Larry J. Franklin (1918 - 1977)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Johnston Cemetery
Reyno
Randolph County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Gayla Secrest
Record added: Apr 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35993267
Bessie Chloe May <i>Franklin</i> Cockrum
Added by: Gayla Secrest
 
Bessie Chloe May <i>Franklin</i> Cockrum
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