Dorothy Ann Hardison Cochran

Monday, December 3, 2018

Ann Cochran, 81, wife of the late Charles Douglas Cochran, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Nov. 30, 2018.

Mrs. Ann Cochran was born in Maury County, the daughter of the late Milton Elvin and Edna Hardison. She was a member of the Westvue Church of Christ. Her life and happiness revolved around her family. That same love and compassion continued through keeping children in her home and caring for the babies for many years at Wee Care.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Douglas Cochran; a brother, Jimmy Hardison; and one sister, Nancy McCullough. She is survived by her daughters, Tonjia (Todd) Prewitt, Murfreesboro, TN; Ronjia (Bobby) Winsett, Lewisburg, TN; Gigi (Ricky) Haislip, Pelham, AL; Angie Lane, Huntsville, AL; Tammy (Howard) Harwell, Murfreesboro, TN; a brother, Gary Hardison, Lewisburg, TN; sisters, Wilma Atnip, Brentwood, TN; Carolyn Jones, Shelbyville, TN; eleven grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.

Visitation with the family was held Sunday, Dec. 2, 2018, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. in Bills-McGaugh & Hamilton chapel. The funeral will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, with Rick Rolin officiating. Visitation will be held 10 a.m. until time of service. Interment will be in Lone Oak Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Chris Winsett, Cory Prewitt, Bobby Lane, Grant Haislip, Mitchell Prewitt and Josh Harmon.

Memorial contributions may be made to The National Kidney Foundation via online at or by mail:

National Kidney Foundation, Finance Department, 30 East 33rd St.,New York, NY 10016 Fax: 212.889.2310

Arrangements have been entrusted to Bills-McGaugh & Hamilton Funeral Home & Crematory. Condolences may be offered online at