November 15, 1967 ~ April 1, 2022 (age 54)


John Richard Cothron, 54, has gone to be with his son in Heaven being called on Friday, April 1, 2022 at the Central Wyoming Hospice Home in Casper, Wyoming. 

John was born Wednesday, November 15, 1967 in Angleton, Texas the son of John William Cothron and Patricia Ann Campbell.  John was raised with his two sisters, Laura and Annette.  In his life he married Sheila Rena (Slaton) Miller on October 30, 2015 in Douglas, where he lived out his life.

John loved fishing, working at O’Reilly’s, and hanging out with his dog, Mowgie.

He left behind his wife, Rena Miller-Cothron, of Douglas; son, Christopher Charles Cothron (Kendra) of Douglas; two step-sons, William Michael Jones of Douglas and Christopher Alan Jones (Randi) of York, South Carolina; four grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; and two sisters, Laura Tyson-Handley and Annette Cothron both of Texas. 

John was preceded in death by his father, Richard; mother, Patricia; and infant son, Richard Allen Cothron, on December 16, 1989.

The Gorman Funeral Homes – Converse Chapel of Douglas, Wyoming is in charge of the arrangements.

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April 3, 2022

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
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Douglas, WY 82633

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