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Marion Suvanna Cochran, 73, Liberty, KY (1947-2020)

Marion Suvanna Ford Cochran, of Liberty, passed away on Wednesday, June 17, 2020, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital. She was 73 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmET on Saturday, June 20, 2020, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville St, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Greg Powell officiating. Burial will follow in Caney Fork Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 11amET to 1pmET on Saturday, June 20, 2020, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. Social distancing guidelines must be followed by everyone in attendance.

Born on January 6, 1947, in Henry County, Indiana, she was a daughter of the late Edward Paul and Ruby Enola Richardson Ford. Marion was a homemaker. She enjoyed cooking, crocheting, painting, and spending time with her grandchildren. She was a licensed beautician. Marion loved her cat, 'Chaos.'

She is survived by two daughters, Jodi Parish of New Castle, Indiana and Angela (Jeff) Cochran Farris of Liberty; two sons, James (Marcy) Parish of Ft. Worth, Texas and Homer Cochran of Liberty; and eleven grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Marion is preceded in death by a son, John Parish; a sister, Dorothy Brunswick; and three brothers, Raymond Edward Ford, Earl Peyton Ford, and Carl Douglas Ford.

Memorial contributions may take the form of donations to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home to assist with offsetting funeral expenses.

Arrangements for Ms. Marion Cochran are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at

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Marion Suvanna Cochran, 73, Liberty, KY (1947-2020)

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