Doris Darlene Cockerham died June 11, 2013, at Horizons Care Center in Eckert. She was 91.
She was born in Hugo July 22, 1921, to Alfred and Grace Rice.
After graduating from high school, she married Barnie Cockerham in Goodland, Kan., in 1941.
Mrs. Cockerham was a hairdresser, seamstress and homemaker. She was a member of Victory Baptist Church in Denver.
She moved from Denver to Eckert in 1971 and helped her husband build their home.
She enjoyed being a mother and grandmother, gardening, canning and crossword puzzles.
Mrs. Cockerham is survived by her daughters, Gloria Laurita and husband Butch of Hotchkiss, and Bonnie McMillan and husband Jay of Cedaredge; her grandchildren, John McMillan, Mark McMillan, Sarah Comstock, Matthew McMillan, Joseph Altman and Dave Altman; and many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.blog comments powered by Disqus