Eugene “Gene” Cowan age 65 years of Columbia, Ky. passed away Tuesday April 11, 2017 at 12:41 PM at his home.
He was born on May 4, 1951 in Adair County, KY.
Eugene was the son of the late Ira & Pearsetta Burton Cowan.
He was preceded in death by a sister Charlene Cowan and two infant brothers.
Kenneth and Harold Cowan, a daughter in law Lisa Renee Cowan on September 23, 2016
He is survived by his wife Carol Polston Cowan of Columbia, KY
Timothy “Tim” Gene Cowan of Columbia, KY
Winfred Cowan of Columbia, KY
3 Grandchildren Jacob Stewart Cowan, Timothy “Blake” Cowan
& Karli Morgan Cowan. Also surviving are nieces, nephew, a host of other relatives & friends
Eugene loved his church and was a long time member of Charity Baptist Church serving as a deacon
He worked for Charles Giles for 43 years, beginning in 1967 at G & G Motors in tractor sales, he worked six years for Hobdy, Dye & Read in Columbia and retired on July 31, 2016. He was owner of Cowan Farming & Shop.
Eugene pursued farming and his personal farm equipment sales, he was also an avid farm equipment auction attender.
Funeral service Friday, April 14, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Charity Baptist Church
Clergy officiating Bro. David Karnes, Bro. Jim Hagan & George Rice
Interment in Haven Hill Cemetery
Expressions of sympathy are suggested to Charity Baptist Church Building Fund or Gideon Bibles & may be left at the funeral home or Charity Baptist Church
Visitation after 4:00 PM Thursday, & after 6:00 AM Friday until
10:00 AM & after 10:30 AM Friday at the church
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of funeral arrangements