Charles E. Cochran, 89, of Mendenhall passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at Simpson General Hospital. Born in Illinois on July 23, 1922, a son of the late Edna (Muldoon) and Charles Earl Cochran, Charles is survived by two sons, Earl (Sandy) Cochran, of Germantown Hills, IL and Dale (Peggy) Cochran, of Peoria, IL: daughter-in-law, Lois Cochran of Mendenhall; seven grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn (Talley) Cochran, and a son, Dennis Cochran. Services and interment will be in Ramsey, IL. Tutor Funeral Home of Mendenhall in charge of arrangements.