Born Sept. 28, 1954, in Boyle County, Ky., he was a son of the late Burl and Sarah Atwood Cochran. He worked 20 years as a mechanic for Weddle-LaFavers and was a member of New Testament Baptist Church.
Survivors include a son, Jamie Cochran of Liberty; a daughter, Amy Cochran of Liberty; four grandchildren; a brother, Boyd Cochran of Liberty; and four sisters, Eva Howard of McKinney, Joyce Lynn of Bradfordsville, Judy Cox of Hustonville and Nettie Lynn of Liberty.
Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.
Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. Wednesday.