August 21, 1938 ~ October 18, 2022 (age 84)


Mr. Jasper Cothran, Sr. 84, entered into eternal rest on October 18, 2022. He was the son of the late Jasper Paul Cothran and Rena Byrd Cothran and husband of Viola Littlejohn Cothran.

Mr. Cothran leaves to cherish his memories his wife, Viola L. Cothran, Cowpens, South Carolina; 3 daughters, Jacqueline Cothran, of Spartanburg, South Carolina; Darlene (Michael) Miller of Mauldin, South Carolina; and Gloria Crawford, of Detroit, Michigan; 2 sons, Albert James Cothran, and Jasper E. (Margaret) Cothran, both of Charlotte, North Carolina; 2 brothers, Wallace Cothran of Newark, New Jersey, and Willie Ballew of Spartanburg, South Carolina; 8 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, and 5 step-grandchildren, Reggie (Shirley) Littlejohn, Debra L Hunter, Deita (James) Bell, Lisa (Dwayne) Kelly all of Spartanburg, South Carolina; and Terry (Teresa) Littlejohn of Gaffney South Carolina; 10 grandchildren, 12 great -grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

In addition to his parents, Mr. Jasper was pre-deceased by 3 sisters, Willie Mae Goggins, Carolyn Hillstock, Ellafair Davis (AKA Gail); 2 brothers, James Cothran, and Walt Cothran.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Tuesday, October 25th 2022, at 2:00pm at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church with burial at Lincoln Memorial, 2310 Cannons Campground Rd., Spartanburg, South Carolina.

Family is at the home of his wife, Viola Littlejohn Cothran, 137 Johnson Rd., Cowpens, South Carolina; and his daughter, Jacqueline Cothran, 207 Belmarc Dr., Spartanburg, South Carolina.

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Celebration of Life
October 25, 2022

2:00 PM

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LOCATION OF SERVICE: Mt. Moriah Baptist Church 445 South Church St. Spartanburg, SC 29306
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