Carol Lawson Cochran, 80, of Axton, Virginia, passed away Monday, May 17, 2021 at SOVAH Health of Martinsville. She was born March 2, 1941 in Richmond, Kentucky, to the late Walter Lawson and Lois Lawson. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George Cochran, and her brother and sister.
She had been employed at American Furniture for over 40 years. She enjoyed the beach and shopping at Belk’s.
Mrs. Cochran is survived by her daughters, Debbie Cochran (Vincent Riggs), Lisa Merriman (Danny) and Lakyn Cochran; sons, Ronnie Cochran (Jenny), Ricky Cochran and Steven Cochran; grandchildren, Robert Cochran, Zack Cochran, Michelle Evans, Amber Cochran, Jessica Wood, Daniel Smith, Alyssa Cochran and Christine Cochran; and great-grandchildren, R. J., Christian, Kendall, Zoe, Waylon, Tyler, Aiden, Aniyah, Aleah, Tanner, Camryn, Santana, David and Caitlyn.
The funeral will be Friday, May 21, 2021 at 2:00 PM at Wright Funeral Service Chapel with visitation one hour before the service. Burial will follow at Roselawn Burial Park.
Wright Funeral Service and Crematory is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.wrightfuneralservices.net.