Cockerham Cemetery

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Cockerham Cemetery

Smethport, Ashe County, North Carolina

Submitted by: Larry Cockerhham

Cockerham Family cemetery located Smethport, Ashe County, North Carolina Private cemetery located on Elliott Road

Contains graves of:

Claud Oliver Cockerham 5 Mar 1887 - 19 Mar 1963
Nancy Elizabeth Weaver Cockerham 8 Feb 1890 - 6 May 1979
John Lawrence Cockerham (son of Claud and Nancy) 11 Jan 1917 - 7 Mar 1983
Hazel Virginia Parker Cockerham (wife of John) 6 Jun 1925 - 4 Apr 1998
James Frank Cockerham (son of Claud and Nancy) 17 Apr 1922 - 31 Oct 1970