October 10, 2010
June Cockman, 91, a lifetime resident of Carthage, died Sunday, Oct. 10, 2010.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Etheleen.
He is survived by his daughter, Barbara Wendel and husband, Billy; granddaughters, Beth Smith and husband, Luke, Kelly Horne and husband, Bob; great-grandchildren, Eliana, Henry and Samuel; and many nieces and nephews.
Mr. Cockman owned and operated a mechanical shop in Carthage until his retirement. He leaves behind many lifelong friends and extended family. For almost two years, 'June Bug' has lived in Richmond and had excellent care at the McGuire VA Medical Center by the loving, caring and devoted staff on 1P and many wonderful volunteers.
A graveside service will be held at the Bethlehem Baptist Church in Carthage, on Friday, Oct. 15, at 1 pm where interment will be in the church cemetery alongside his wife, sisters, brothers, mother and father.