Marcus Brad Cockerham

Mr. Marcus Brad Cockerham, better known as “Brad”, 38, of Jefferson, N.C., passed away Sunday at his home.

A memorial service were held Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 2:00 p.m., at Boone Family Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ken Morris officiating.

The family received friends from 12:00 until 2:00 p.m., Thursday, July 11, 2019, two hours prior to the memorial service.

Mr. Cockerham was born in Ashe County, N.C., on November 1, 1980. Brad was a Sous Chef and his last job was working at Hotel Tavern Restaurant. In his spare — time he enjoyed tinkering and working on things.

He is survived by his parents, Alan and Libby Cockerham, of Jefferson; one brother, Jason Cockerham, of West Jefferson; and a niece, Abby Cockerham; one sister, Angie DeBord, and husband, Eddie; and a niece, Kensey Shepherd and a nephew, Jake Shepherd, of Marion, VA; his grandmother, Darlene Phillips, of Jefferson; and his aunts and uncles; Marcus Cockerham and wife, Joy, of Jefferson; a cousin, Brent Pitts and husband, Josh, of Jefferson, and Jackie Wall Hartsog of Jefferson; cousins, Preston and Duston Hartsog, of Myrtle Beach, S.C.

Memorials may be made to the Ashe County Sharing Center, PO Box 334, West Jefferson, NC 28694.

You may give the family your condolences at our website www.boonefuneralhome.com

Boone Family Funeral Home of West Jefferson is in charge of these arrangements.