Judith H. Cockerham


Judith H. (Frazier) Cockerham 78 of Franklin, IN. passed away Monday, October 9, 2017 at Homeview Health and Rehabilitation in Franklin.

She was born September 12, 1939 in Indianapolis, IN. to Clifford and Jane (Hewson) Frazier. She married Milton L. Cockerham on July 11, 1987 in Indianapolis, he survives.

She had been an architectural drafting designer for numerous Indianapolis Architectural Firms for thirty years. She was a member of Christian Chapel Church in Morgantown. She enjoyed sewing, cooking, crafting, and especially fishing.

Survivors include her husband Milton L. Cockerham of Franklin, daughter Julie A. Cripps (Jerry) of Greenwood, son Steve E. Smith (Debbie) of Chesapeake Bay, VA., six grandchildren Austin Cripps (Hanna) of Indianapolis, Nicole Heims (Chris) of Cincinnati, OH., Ryan Smith (Katherine) of Manhattan, New York, Brandon Smith (Gretchen) of Chesapeake Bay, VA., Amanda Smith of Richmond, VA., and Brett Smith of Chesapeake Bay, VA., a sister Roma Reeves (Richard) of Greenwood. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother Stephen Frazier.

The Reverend Larry McAdams will conduct a graveside service Friday at 11 a.m. at Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin. Swartz Family Community Mortuary and Memorial Center 300 South U.S. 31 (Morton Street) in Franklin is handling the arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.swartzmortuary.ocm.

Information 317-738-0202.