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Donald L. McGowan, 73, Russell Co., KY (1942-2015)

He was a farmer, a native of Russell County, KY, and a resident of the county at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Tulsey B. & Audrey Tucker McGowan. His wife, Geraldine McGowan, survives. He leaves four direct living descendants.
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Donald L. McGowan, 73, of Russell Springs, died Wednesday, December 30, 2015 at his home.

Funeral service for Donald L. McGowan wil be 1pmCT, Friday, January 1, 2016 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Bro. Bobby Conner officiating. Visitation will be after 10amCT, Friday, at the funeral home. Interment in the Square Oak Cemetery.

Donald L. McGowan, 73, Russell Co., KY (1942-2015)

Donald L. McGowan, was born June 1, 1942 in Russell County, KY. He was the son of the late Tulsey B. & Audrey Tucker McGowan. He died Wednesday, December 30, 2015, in Russell Springs, KY, at the age of 73 years, six months, and 29 days.

He was a farmer. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Cindy Brown; seven brothers and one sister. Survivors include his wife, Geraldene McGowan, Russell Springs, KY, and the following:
  • One son: Troy (Patricia) McGowan, Russell Springs, KY

  • Three grandchildren: Lance McGowan, Blake McGowan, and Twanna Brown

  • Two sisters: Kay Shearer, Jamestown, KY; and Lana (Kevin) White, Ashland, KY

  • Two brothers: Drew (Lila) McGowan, Jamestown, KY; and Limmy (Patsy) McGowan, Jamestown, KY
Send condolences to the family of Donald L. McGowan

Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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