Albert B. Cochran

Published 9:27 am Monday, January 16, 2023

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Columbus–Albert B. Cochran passed away on January 7, 2023, at the age of 81. 

Albert was a native of Polk County and son of the late Fred and Geneva Cochran of Columbus, NC. Albert retired as a Computer Operator from General Electric. He enjoyed the outdoors, hiking, gardening, photography and travel. 

Surviving is his Daughter, Teresa Cochran; his Son, Anthony Cochran and his sister, Lois Edwards (Larry). 

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The family would like to express sincere gratitude to the wonderful caregivers at Ridge Rest Assisted Living, Columbus, NC.  

A private Celebration of Life will be held by the family. 

Condolences can be mailed in C/O Lois Edwards, 3200 108 Hwy E, Columbus, NC 28722.

An online guest register is available at



McFarland Funeral Chapel

Tryon, North Carolina