The Newnan Times-Herald


Barry Kenneth Cochran Jr.

  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • May. 10, 2018 - 3:55 PM

Barry Kenneth (Kenny) Cochran Jr. passed away on Wednesday, May 9, 2017, at Piedmont Newnan Hospital, due to complications of diabetes.

Kenny was born in Newnan on Thursday, October 1, 1964, to Barry K. Sr. and Joan Burnham Cochran.

Kenny attended Coweta County Schools and was self employed most of his working years.  He was Baptist by faith.

Other than his parents, he was predeceased by Grandparents; Frank and Adell Burnham and Howard and Annie Cochran.

He is survived by his daughters, Sarah and Ashley Cochran; sister, Kelley (Rodney) Congo; granddaughter, Ella Horton; nieces, Katie and Annie Congo and former wife Joy Brown Brack.

Aunts and uncles, Marie and Dennis Landers, Marlene and Bobby Minix, Judy and David Hill, Barbara and George Robards and Jim and Vicki Cochran.

Best friends, Brian and Matt Hill and Tommy Jenkins.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at

Kenny was cremated per his wishes.  

A memorial service, that will be officiated by Pastor Greg Morris, will be Friday, May 11, 2018, in the Chapel of McKoon Funeral Home at 11a.m., with visitation beginning one hour prior to the service.

A private burial will be held at a later date.

McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory, (770) 253-4580.