Services for Mary J. Mansell Cochran, 79, of Notus, who died
Friday, Jan. 3, in a Caldwell nursing home of natural causes,
will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Notus First Baptist
The Rev. Robert Obenchain will officiate, under the
direction of the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Caldwell. Burial
will follow at the Lower Boise Cemetery, Parma.
Mrs. Cochran, a homemaker, was born June 13, 1906, to
James and Ida B. Mansell at Notus, where she was reared and
She married Chris Charles Cochran De. 4, 1927, at
Notus. She worked for the J.R. Simplot co. for several
Mr. Cochran died in February of 1964.
She was an active member of the Notus First Baptist
She is survived by two daughters, Ida Mae Adamson of
New Plymouth and Mary Lou Ashcraft of Hebo, Ore.; a son,
William "Bill" Cochran of Caldwell; a brother, Vestal Mansell
of Boise; 10 grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren;
and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceeded in death by four brothers.
Memorials may be made to the Notus First Baptist
Church, care of Dakan Funeral Chapel, P.O. Box 1386, Caldwell