Rev. Elijah Balentine will officiate at the services. Burial will follow in the New Jenny Ridge Cemetery in Calloway County.
Mrs. Cothran died on Saturday, October 7, 2006, at 8:05 p.m., at Murray-Calloway County Hospital.
Mrs. Cothran was born on February 14, 1916. She was the daughter of the late Robert and Ocie O’Brien Lofton.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin Lee “Bill” Cothran; three sons, Thomas Earl Cothran, Bobby Gene Cothran, and Ephrom “Ed” Cothran; a brother, Tommy Lofton; four sisters, Lourachel Lofton, Mae Higgins, Inez Cothran, and Mahtel Turner; a grandson, Trency Allen; and a great-grandchild, Dusty Cothran, II.
Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Ruenell and Bennie Allen of Cadiz; a sister, Dallie Mitcheson of Murray; and a sister-in-law, Evelyn Lofton of Paducah.