Mrs. Lera Lee May Cochran
Published 5:00 pm Friday, October 18, 2019
Mrs. Lera Lee May Cochran, age 100, of LaGrange, passed away on October 17, 2019 at the WellStar West Georgia Hospice. Mrs. Cochran was born on May 10, 1919 in LaGrange to the late Elonzo May and Nona Todd May. She graduated from LaGrange High School in 1937 and retired from International Playtex. Mrs. Cochran was a long time member of the First United Methodist Church of LaGrange. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert Cochran; siblings, William Lewis May, E.L. May, Jr., Bonnie Weldon May, Lois May Sport, Doris May Pittman.
Survivors include her daughter, Linda Womble of LaGrange; sons, Larry Cochran and his wife Jenny of Wilmore, Kentucky and Wes Cochran and his wife Missy of LaGrange; sibling, Carmen May Schindelholz; grandchildren and their families, Chuck Womble, Eric Womble, Jason Cochran, Brad Cochran and Keri Peterson; great grandchildren, Isabel Peterson, Ivy Peterson, Autumn Peterson, Elijah Cochran, David Cochran, Grace Cochran, Josie Cochran, Stella Cochran, Mabel Cochran, Garrett Womble, Abby Womble and Bentley Womble; nieces, nephews and extended family.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 1 p.m. at the Higgins LaGrange Chapel. Interment will follow at Shadowlawn Cemetery. Family will receive friends on Saturday at the funeral home beginning at 11:30 am until service hour. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.higginslagrangechapel.com. Higgins LaGrange Chapel, 706-884-7117.