Arthur B. Cockrum
Arthur Cockrum, Former Resident Of Ina, Is Dead
Arthur B. Cockrum, 77, died Sunday at his home, 822 Zeiss avenue in
St. Louis. He is a former resident of the Ina community. Funeral
services will be held at 1 p. m. tomorrow at the Gethsemane Lutheran
church in St. Louis and burial will be in that city. The body will
lie in state at the Hoffmelster Funeral Home, 7914 south Broadway in
St. Louis, where friends may call at any time.
Mr. Cockrum was born in Jefferson county on Sept. 5, 1881, the son
of Stephen P. and Sarah (Lance) Cockrum. He was married to Louisa Kohr
who survives. Other survivors include two sisters, Mrs. Esther Lucas
of Kirkwood, Mo., and Mrs. W. F. Son of Danville, Ill.; and a niece
Mrs. Elva Casey of 711 Pavey, Mt. Vernon.
Arthur is a twin to Esther E. Cockrum
Arthur is buried at St. Trinity Cemetery,
Lemay, St. Louis County, Missouri.
Source: Mt. Vernon Register-News
Date: Tuesday, December 2, 1958
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman