Carlene Marie Cochran

Carlene Marie Cochran, 68, of Cartersville, passed away on Tuesday, April 27, 2021, at her residence.

Born on May 27, 1952, in Gary, Indiana, she was the daughter of the late Wilbur Thien and the late Mary Jurich.

Carlene was employed with Madison Telecommunications until her retirement. She was a member of Highland Springs Church. Carlene was a great mother, who adored her grandchildren, and loved Rice Crispy treats and trips to Walmart. She loved Jesus and loved telling people about him. Carlene was a great encourager to many people.

Survivors include her sons and daughter-in-law, Tola Haynes Jr., and Kenny and Ashely Haynes; 13 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; her brother, Will Thien; her sisters, Diane Searfoss and Marilyn Fields; and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be announced at a later date.

Parnick Jennings Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family of Carlene Marie Cochran; please visit to share memories and to post condolence messages.