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Lora Marie Welch Cowan, 83, Mission, TX (1934-2018)

She was a native of Pontiac, IL, and a resident of Mission, TX, at the time of her death. She was a member of a large, respected Northeastern Adair County, KY family and her cremains will be interred in Adair County. Her husband, Harold Ray Cowan, , survived her for just eight days. She leaves six direct living descendants.
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Lora Marie Welch Cowan 83, of Mission, Texas passed away June 19, 2018 in Mission, TX

Cremation was chosen and burial of the cremains in Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY, at a later date.

Lora Marie Welch Cowan, 83, Mission, TX (1934-2018)

She was born Wednesday, April 11, 1934 in Pontiac, Livingston County, IL. She died Tuesday, June 19, 2018, in Mission, Hidalgo County, TX, at the age of 83 years, two months and eight days.

Her husband, Harold Ray Cowan, , passed away June 27, 2018

She is survived by:
  • One son: Charles Ray Cowan of Morris, IL

  • One daughter; Vicky Cowan of Joliet, IL

  • Four grandchildren Amy, Aaron, Shaunte, Brittany

  • One brother; Harold (JoAnn) Welch of Kankaee, IL

  • One sister in law; Ann Cowan of Columbia, KY

  • Cremation was chosen and burial of the cremains will be in Haven Hill Cemetery at a later date.

    This obituary is a courtesy to the family by Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements.

    This story was posted on 2018-06-29 14:46:01
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Lora Marie Welch Cowan, 83, Mission, TX (1934-2018)

2018-06-29 - 210 Greensburg Street, Columbia, KY - Photo from Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

Lora Marie Welch Cowan, 83, Mission, TX (1934-2018)

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