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Mary Anna "Mickey" Ochran, 71, died Friday at Kitty Askins Hospice Center in Goldsboro.

Born in Gaffney, S.C., she was a member of First Baptist Church in Aberdeen and its Women's Missionary Union.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Randolph and Marjorie Hefner Childress, and her husband, Bernard "Bernie" Ochran.

Memorial services will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Aberdeen with Pastor Michael Branscome officiating.

She is survived by two sons, Barry and John Martin both of West End; two daughters, Freida Ryan of Memphis, Tenn., and Mollie Mozeley of Goldsboro; three grandchildren; and eight grandchildren.

Family members will greet friends Monday immediately following the service at the home of Barry Martin, 102 Pine Valley Road, West End, N.C., 27376.

Memorial gifts may be directed to the Cove Camp, Billy Graham Training Center, P.O. Box 19223, Asheville, N.C., 28815; or to the Sandhills Teen Challenge, P.O. Box 1701, Southern Pines, N.C., 28388.

Published in Obituaries on September 19, 2004 9:11 AM