Sandra “Sandy” Cochran, 73, passed away Monday, April 6, 2020, at Signature Healthcare of Parkwood in Lebanon, Indiana. She was born June 28, 1946 in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina, a daughter of the late William Edward “Leo” and Doris (Willis) Easterling.

Sandy graduated from Moultrie High School in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina. On May 24, 1969, she was married to Melvin Cochran at Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina; he survives and they shared 50 loving years together.

She attended Connection Fellowship Church in Piedmont, South Carolina. Her memberships included: Greenville Woodworkers Guild in South Carolina and Central Indiana Woodworkers Guild. In 2010 she retired after secretarial work for insurance and legal firms; notably, Wyche Law Firm in Greenville, South Carolina.

Sandy loved her family dearly. She was a caring and giving lady who will be missed by many. In 2017, she and her husband moved to Lebanon to be closer to her son, Will, and his family. In additional to her family, she enjoyed woodturning, woodcarving, jewelry making, baking and cooking.

Survivors include:
Husband:
Melvin Cochran of Lebanon

Son:
Charles “Will” (Brooke) Cochran of Carmel, Indiana

Granddaughter:
Summer Cochran of Carmel

Brothers:
William Easterling of Pelion, South Carolina
Harry “Skip” Easterling of Weaverville, North Carolina

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Boone County Crematory has been entrusted with her cremation arrangements.

Memorials may be directed in her memory to a charity of your choice.