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Bill Cowan, 75, former resident of Adair County, KY

William "Bill" C. Cowan, 75, of Louisville and formerly of Columbia passed away Thursday, September 26, 2019 at his home.

Funeral services will be 11amCT Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at the Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with burial in the Bearwallow Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 12noon-8pmCT at the Funeral Home and will continue on Tuesday morning until time for the service.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Darlene Cowan; 9 siblings; and step-son, Jamie Logsdon.

He is survived by his wife of 19 years, Athel Cowan; sons, Brian K. (Christy) and Jason Cowan; step-children, Roland Logsdon (Robin), Sarah Houk (Sal), Stanley Logsdon (Kay), Michael Logsdon (Lorrie) and Tracy Logsdon; grandchildren, Cole, Christopher, Veronica, Amelia and Jazzylyne; 11 step-grandchildren; and siblings, Gilbert (Carolyn), Kenneth (Marleen) and Danny Cowan (Donna).

He retired from Phillip Morris in 1998. Bill was an avid sportsman and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends at Green River Lake.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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