Gordon Cochrum 71 of Conchas Dam, NM. Gordon died Saturday, March 10, 2012 at his home. Cremation has taken place. Private family services will be held at a later date.
Gordon was born March 28, 1940 to Earl Brooks and Otelia (Snyder) Cochrum in Tucumcari, NM. He married Wanmda Hadaway January 14, 1964 in Portsmouth, OH and they moved to Conchas Dam, NM in 1970. He was a salesman for a Bait Store and a member of Conchas Dam Golf Course Association.
Survivors include his wife, Wanda Cochrum of the home; four children, Linda Cochrum, Diane Murillo, Lee Ann Montano all of Albuqueruqe, NM, and E.J. Cochrum of Phoenix, AZ; a brother, Hardy Cochrum of Conchas Dam, NM; two sisters, Anna Ricketson of Pnca City, OK, and Jeannie LeBlanc of Baton Rouge, LA; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Muffley Funeral Home and High Plains Crematory. 575 762-4435 muffleyfuneralhome.com