The Pryor Times

January 2, 2013

Obituary- Mark Cozad

— Funeral services for Mark Allen Cozad, 24, of Locust Grove will be Sat Jan. 5, at 2:00 pm at Key Funeral Home Chapel in Locust Grove, burial following at Hogan Cemetery in Locust Grove. Cozard died Dec. 30, in Locust Grove. Services are under the direction of Key Funeral Home in Locust Grove.

Mark Allen Cozad was born on November 6, 1988 in Fayetteville, Ark. to Tammy Sue Cozad. He grew up and attended school in Locust Grove then later attended Tulsa Job Corps where he graduated from high school in 2008. He has worked for Cadet Truck Manufacturing in Chouteau for the past two years where he was a welder and very recently had been promoted to leadsman. He and Jessica Lynn Dunn were married on April 2, 2009 in Pryor and they have two young sons.

Cozard enjoyed his life and loved working on trucks and a good bonfire; he was very much an outdoorsman. He loved spending time with his family, especially his wife and kids.

He was a great friend and was always willing to help anyone that needed it.

He is survived by his wife Jessica of the home; two sons Ely Thane Cozad and John Allen Cozad; his parents John and Tammy Trupp of Locust Grove and 3 Half-Siblings, Raven Whiteside, Shawn Whiteside and Gabrielle Whiteside.