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Winfred Cowan, 75, Columbia, KY (1944-2020)

Winfred Cowan of Columbia passed away on Monday, April 27, 2020 at the T.J. Samson Hospital in Glasgow. He was 75 years old.

Services will be held privately, with burial to follow in Haven Hill Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at

He was born June 9, 1944 in Adair County to the late Ira & Pearsetta Burton Cowan. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Eugene, Harold & Kenneth Cowan, and one sister, Sharlene Cowan Burton.

Winfred owned and operated Cowan and Son Trucking for many years and was a lifelong farmer.

Survivors Include:
  • One son - Jamie Cowan & his wife Gale of Columbia
  • One daughter - Denesa McCann & her husband Kelly of Columbia
  • Three grandchildren - Austen McCann, Brady Cowan & Beth Ann Cowan
  • One great-grandchild - Baylee Cowan
  • Mother of his children - Janet Antle of Columbia
  • Special niece - Telissa Moore & her husband Brad of Columbia
  • Sister-in-law - Carol Cowan of Columbia
  • Several other relatives & friends
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Winfred Cowan, 75, Columbia, KY (1944-2020)

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