James Cochran

Obituary of James Edward Cochran

James Edward Cochran, 78, of Bryson City passed away Wednesday, June 29, 2022. A native of Swain County, he was the son of the late ZV and Hila Brendle Cochran. He was preceded in death by his sister, Sheila Estep. James was a sewing machine mechanic at Heritage Quilts, Bryson Manufacturing and Tuckasegee Mills. He was a small engine technician at Ace Hardware for several years and was also a lot of help at Cochran Nursery. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Kathryn Lee Cochran; sons, Michael and Daniel Cochran; and niece, Amy Robertson and her family. Funeral services will be held at 3:00 pm Sunday in the chapel of Crisp Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 2 to 3 pm Sunday at the funeral home. The family has requested face coverings be worn during the visitation and funeral.
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Sunday
3
July

Visitation

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sunday, July 3, 2022
Chapel of Crisp Funeral Home
669 Highway 19 South
Bryson City, North Carolina, United States
828-488-3222
Sunday
3
July

Funeral Service

3:00 pm
Sunday, July 3, 2022
Chapel of Crisp Funeral Home
669 Highway 19 South
Bryson City, North Carolina, United States
828-488-3222
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