John D. Cogdell, 96, died Friday, June 8, 2018. He was born June 30, 1921.
He was a Deacon at New Prong Chapel Freewill Baptist Church in Whiteville. Elder
Viewing will be held from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, June 13 at New Prong Chapel Freewill Baptist Church, 2105 Peacock Road.Final rites will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 14 at the Brunswick-Waccamaw Missionary Association Building, 600 Pine Log Road with K.T. McGeachy and Rev. James Smith officiating. Burial will be in the George Cemetery. S&L Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Fair Bluff is handling the arrangements.
He is survived by four daughters, Angeline Cogdell, Vernice Jackson, Earlene Southern and Gail Brooks; three sons, Mitchell Cogdell, Charles Batie and Gregory George; 21 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren.