CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA
February 20, 1951 ~ June 29, 2019
Ruth Marie Maybank-Cochran, 68, passed away on Saturday, June 29, 2019.
Ruth Marie Maybank-Cochran was born on February 20, 1951, to the union of Ellen and Beaugard Lane in Newark, New Jersey.
Ruth or “Re”, as her friends and family called her, received her formal education in the Weequahic High School in Newark, NJ. She further her education at North VoTech for Keyboarding in Newark.
Ruth accepted Christ as her Savior at an early age at her home church New Salem Baptist Church. She later became a member of Calvary Church of Deliverance. At Calvary, Ruth led prayer on Sunday Mornings, and in May of 2019, she was named Mother of the Church.
Ruth Marie Lane was united in holy matrimony with Stanley Maybank (deceased) and later to Harry Cochran on November 13 2001, in North Charleston, SC.
In her leisure, Ruth enjoyed reading, spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.
Ruth Marie Maybank-Cochran departed this life on June 29, 2019. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ellen and Beaugard; grandchildren, Taron and Latrevis Maybank; and sister, Linda Lane.
She leaves to cherish her memory her husband, Harry Lee Cochran; children, Dawn Marie Maybank, Floyd Maybank, Sakera Maybank-Rivers, and Steven Hamilton; grandchildren, DeAntre, Taji, Tyriq, Shamari (Dawn), Clay, Arkell, RayVonta, Nashiem, Floyd, Jr., Murphy James (Floyd); Taron, LaTrevis, ShyAnn, Jermaira, Jabriel (Kera), Rayquan, Jeremiah, Al-Shamar (Steven); 8 Great-grandchildren; 3 sisters, Lurine Moore (Charles), Vivian Legette (Allen), and Betty Garner; 2 brothers, Henry Lane (Monica) and Harvey Lane; Bertha Mabank, Herbert Maybank, Delores Hamilton, William Larry Cochran, George Throckmorton, longtime friend, Christine Washington; and a host of loving nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
A memorial service for Ruth will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, July 13, 2019 at Boston's Mortuary, 4300 Statesville Rd, Charlotte, NC 28269.
The Maybank-Cochran family have entrusted arrangements to Boston's Mortuary.