OAKLAND CITY — Daphne June Cochren 80, of Oakland City, entered rest Saturday July 17, 2021 at Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Oakland City.
She was born Oct. 30, 1940 in Evansville, to Irvin and Lenora (Winkler) Hanebutt.
Daphne was a member of Good Shepherd United Methodist Church and worked at Buehler’s Buy-Low for 27 years. She was also known for her wonderful cakes she baked, and her taco parties.
She was preceded in death by her parents and son Chuck Cochren in 2014.
She is survived by her husband of 62 years Charlie Bob Cochren; daughters Kimberly Thomas of Oakland City, Kristen (Kevin) Sigman of Jackson, Missouri; brother Gerald Hanebutt of Huntingburg; daughter-in-law Natalie Cochren of Bloomington; nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
A celebration of Daphne’s life is at 3 p.m. Saturday July 24 at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, Rev. Neal Scifres and Dr. Douglas Low officiating. Family and friends gather from 1 p.m. until service Saturday at the church. The family requests that in Daphne’s honor, memorial contributions be given to St. Jude Children Research Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Envelopes will be also available at the church.
Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapel is honored to assist Daphne’s family.
Family and friends may send messages of comfort to www.lambbasham.com