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Mrs. Lina Martin Cockman

August 21, 1928 ~ September 7, 2021 (age 93)


Early Tuesday morning, September 7, 2021 our precious mom was ushered into the arms of Jesus and reunited with her loving husband of 60 years, Bennie Rogers Cockman Sr. who preceded her in death in 2009. She was also preceded by her parents, Earl Cornelius and Lina Morgan Martin, grandson Benjamin Smith, brother RD Martin and sister Hazel York.

Visitation will be Friday September 10, 2021 from 6 to 8 at George Brothers Funeral Home. Graveside service will be on Saturday September 11, 2021, at 11:00 at Green Hill Cemetery conducted by Rev. Tom Bowling.

Lina was a member of Andrews Memorial Baptist Church in Brown Summit. She loved to cook and travel especially to the Outer Banks. She loved all her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren and looked forward to family gatherings. Her favorite thing to do was to take Sunday rides with the love of her life, Bennie.

Lina is survived by her children, Rita Pearson (Dillard); Teresa Roberts (Jerry); Deborah Smith (Benny); Sue Ray (David); Roger Cockman (Sandy); Pat Andrews (Johnny); and Kenneth Cockman (Angie). Her grandchildren, Anthony Belton (Carolyn); Lee Belton (Danielle); Scott Roberts (Sarah); Chris Roberts (Mindy); Crystal Ward; Heather Lamascus (Shawn); Tracy Ray (Grier); Will Ray; Christy Smith (Josh); Amanda Andrews; Anna Ball (Lee); Abby Andrews; Ashley Cockman; Laura Apple (Brandon); and Kasey Cockman (Heather). Her great-grandchildren, Andrew, Sidney, Sadie, Micah, Raegan, Trace, Alaena, Alyssa, Alivia, Isaac, Jackson, Austin, Zac, Logan, Toby, Nolan, Eversley, Brendon, and Easton. Great, great grandchild, A.J.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Rockingham County 2150 NC Hwy 65 Reidsville, NC 27320.

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September 10, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
George Brothers Funeral Service
803 Greenhaven Drive
Greensboro, NC 27406

Graveside Service
September 11, 2021

11:00 AM
Green Hill Cemetery
Wharton Street
Greensboro, NC 27401

Video is available for this event


Hospice of Rockingham County
2150 NC 65, Reidsville NC 27320

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