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Saturday, January 20, 2018


Rev. Kent Cochran

Funeral service for Rev. Kent Hays Cochran, will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, June 23, 2017,

at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. Visitation is 5:00-8:00 p.m., Thursday, June 22 at Riverwood

and will resume Friday from 10:00 a.m. until time of the service at Pleasant Grove.

Rev. Kent Cochran’s faith became sight on June 19, 2017 when he went to be home with the Lord.

He was born October 26, 1949 to Frank Ralph Cochran and Josephine Leona Hays Cochran.

Bro. Kent faithfully served our Lord Jesus Christ in ministry, for forty years, serving

Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Brookhaven for twenty-five of those years. He also

served on many committees of the Mississippi Baptist Convention and Lincoln County Baptist Association.

He also served his country in the United States National Guard. His presence will be greatly missed.

He is preceded in death by his parents and his mother and father in law, Sammie and Marshalene Boyd.

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Millie Boyd Cochran; daughter, Kelli Cochran Spring (Clint);

his son, Ryan Kent Cochran (Emily); sister, Cathy Cochran Meldahl (Craig); one grandson, Hays Kent Cochran;

brothers-in-law, Jerrell Boyd (Linda), Jimmy Boyd (Dixie); and sisters-in-law, Rose Sones (Paul),

Kay Beard (Garry), Alice Sandifer (Sandy). He is also survived by a host of nieces and nephews,

the loving family of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church and by his fellow pastors and families

who will forever remember his kindness and humble spirit.

9 comments

  • Comment Link Robin Gardner Wednesday, 28 June 2017 13:12 posted by Robin Gardner

    Millie, I am so very sorry for your loss. May God bless you and your family and help you through this very tough time in your lives. Hugs and prayers, Robin

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  • Comment Link David  Karen Waganer Saturday, 24 June 2017 05:11 posted by David Karen Waganer

    Millie

    Be assured of our prayers for you and your family. Kent was a great servant of the Lord. We still treaure OU times together at NOBTS.

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  • Comment Link Kitty Freeman Friday, 23 June 2017 18:26 posted by Kitty Freeman

    Millie, We are so sorry for the loss of your husband.He served the Lord for many years and knowing he is with our Lord has to be a blessing. You have been and will continue to be in our prayers. You and your family will face some tough times but just know you have many family and friends praying for you and your family. God bless you and give you strength in the upcoming days.
    Love you, Kitty and Robert

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  • Comment Link Rhonda Beard Hamil Wednesday, 21 June 2017 20:14 posted by Rhonda Beard Hamil

    Millie, I am so sorry for your loss. My our Lord Jesus Christ comfort you in this time and the days ahead. Prayers for all of you.

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  • Comment Link Jimmy Bilbo Wednesday, 21 June 2017 20:04 posted by Jimmy Bilbo

    The last statement describes Kent perfectly..."his kindness and humble spirit". Kent, Millie, Beverly and I took Midway youth on many choir tours. Precious memories! Millie, we love you and your family, and we are lifting you up in our prayers.

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  • Comment Link Lynda and Jim Williams Wednesday, 21 June 2017 19:32 posted by Lynda and Jim Williams

    Me and my family are so sorry to hear of Kent's passing. May you all feel the comforting touch of our Lord at this time. May God bless you all.

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  • Comment Link Don  Frances Brown Wednesday, 21 June 2017 18:22 posted by Don Frances Brown

    Brother Kent will be missed by all and our thoughts and prayers are with Ms Millie and the entire family!

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  • Comment Link Stephanie Preston Wednesday, 21 June 2017 11:29 posted by Stephanie Preston

    So sorry for the loss of Rev Ken I knew him and Millie when Ken was our youth minister at Midway Baptist Church in Mississippi years ago. My heart breaks for the loss. Sending prayers.

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  • Comment Link Marie b Simoneaux Wednesday, 21 June 2017 09:30 posted by Marie b Simoneaux

    A friend always. Great preacher. Thanks for everything. Will miss you dearly. So sorry for y'all loss.

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