Reverend Leroy COCKRELL

News Death Notice

COCKRELL, Reverend Leroy age 84 of Dayton, OH passed away Thursday, April 10, 2014 at the Maria Joseph Nursing Center. He is preceded in death by his parents Channie and Carl Prude, three brothers and two sisters. He is survived by his devoted wife of 37 years Reatha B. Cockrell; three sons Leroy Carl (Shirley), Aaron of Dayton and Kevin (Corrine) of Hughesville, MD; seven step children; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild and seventeen step-grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Homegoing services to be held, 12 Emmanuel Missionary Baptist Church West, 1720 Linnbrook Drive, Thursday, April 17, 2014. Pastor Reginald Frey officiating, family will receive friends 11A.M.-12 P.M. Interment Dayton National Cemetery. The Cockrell family would like to thanks Dr. Morris L. Brown and the staff at Maria Joseph Nursing Center.

Funeral Home

H. H. Roberts Funeral Home
38 S. Gettysburg Avenue Dayton, OH 45417
(937) 268-6886

Published in Dayton Daily News on Apr. 16, 2014