BRIDGEPORT, W.Va (WDTV) – Caroline Gillespie Cochran, 78 of Webster Springs, passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2022, seven days subsequent the passing of her husband of 55 yrs, Melvin W. Cochran, who passed on June 23, 2022. She handed away of complications from pancreatic most cancers, 5 days soon after finding out of her analysis.She was the tenth and previous little one, born to Clarence W. and Bertha Baughman Gillespie, on Could 23, 1944, in Buckhannon. In addition to her dad and mom, she was preceded in dying by brothers Eugene, Jimmy, Bernard and Felix and sisters, Helen, Louise and Lucille.Surviving is brother David of Webster Springs and sister Sammie (Bob) Allman of Buckhannon. She is also survived by son Max (spouse Sandra) Cochran of Webster Springs 4 grandchildren, Eddie Cochran, Max (spouse Christina) Cochran Jr., Matthew (spouse Vicky) Cochran, and Jessica Cochran alongside with four excellent-grandchildren, Desirae, Matthew Jr., Grace, and Lauren a wonderful-excellent-granddaughter, Elena and various nieces, nephews, and extended loved ones and mates.Caroline was a member of Emmanuel Assembly of God she was a 1962 graduate of Webster Springs Large Faculty and Clarksburg Splendor Academy in 1963. Immediately after passing her WV state licensing exams, she operated her individual beauty salon for 30 many years in Webster Springs. She was at first hired by Charlie Dodd in 1969 as beautician for Dodd & Harm Funeral Residence and ongoing operating when the organization altered to Dodd & Reed Funeral Home.She appreciated touring abroad and condition aspect with her partner and grandchildren, and particularly loved spending time with the grandchildren at the beach front. Caroline was a very competitive scrabble player. Reading through historic fiction and WV murder mystery publications was her enjoyment. Celebration of Everyday living Expert services will be held on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 12:00 midday at Dodd & Reed Funeral Home with Pastor Marty Cowger officiating and Eulogy given by Jack Alsop. She will be laid to relaxation beside Melvin at Large Operate Cemetery, Diana. Mates may perhaps be a part of the family for visitation two hours prior to support time.Please be part of the family members for Graveside Expert services at 2:30 PM at Huge Run Cemetery, Diana.In lieu of flowers, Memorial Contributions may possibly be built to Emmanuel Assembly of God, PO Box 839, Cowen, WV 26206.On line condolences may be built to the family members at www.doddreedfh.com.Dodd & Reed Funeral Household is honored to be serving the Cochran family.
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