Mrs. Nora Cochran, 80, of Waynesboro, MS passed from this life Monday, June 15, 2020 at Forrest General Hospital in Hattiesburg, MS. She was born in Waynesboro, MS on Friday, May 31, 1940 to Robert Murrel Busby and Austria Violet Cooley Busby. She was a member of Denham Baptist Church. Mrs. Cochran is preceded in death by her husband, Oscar "Pete" Cochran; father, Robert Murrrel Busby; mother, Violet "Mama Busby" Busby; son, Mike Cochran; 2 brothers, Robert Busby, Johnny Busby; grandson, Derek Cochran. She is survived by 3 sons, Charles Cochran (Becky), Buckatunna, MS, Mitchell Cochran (Tracy), Ovett, MS, Mark Cochran (Tina), Waynesboro, MS; daughter, Tammy Holcomb (Mike), Waynesboro, MS; brother, Jimmy Busby, Waynesboro, MS; 2 sisters, Willie Jean Taylor, Buckatunna, MS, Patsy Jones, Noxapater, MS; 14 grandchildren; 30 great grandchildren. Serving as pallbearers are her grandsons Chris Cochran, Chuck Henderson, Court Cochran, Tucker Cochran, Dexter Cochran, Coyleton Cochran, Casey Holcomb, and Trever Cochran. Visitation for Mrs. Cochran will be held from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Thursday, June 18, 2020 at Denham Baptist Church in Waynesboro, MS. Graveside Services will be held at 11:45 AM Thursday, June 18, 2020 at Denham Cemetery in Waynesboro, MS with Rev. Chip Phillips, Rev. Deke Cochran, and Rev. Kevin Hollingshead officiating. Interment will be in Denham Cemetery in Waynesboro, MS.
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