Dr. Ronald P. Rogers
Support for your body's natural healing capabilities
Click here for details
Click here for information
GUN & PAWN
What's Going On
Columbia Gas Dept.
GAS LEAK or GAS SMELL
24 hrs/ 365 days
270-384-2006 or 9-1-1
Call before you dig
Directory of Churches
phone numbers and more
for churches in Adair County
Find Great Stuff in
Antiques, Help Wanted,
Autos, Real Estate,
Legal Notices, More...
On This Site
or Click Here
Ellen Faye Cowherd, Taylor Co./Ohio Co., KY native (1928-2017)
She was a beloved Taylor County teacher who was very active in church and civic affairs. She had served on the local Soil Conservation Board. She attended Russell Creek Academy (Campbellsville College) and Georgetown College before receiving her Bachelor's degree from Western Kentucky State Teacher's College (Western Kentucky University). She went on to teach and retired from the Taylor County School System with over twenty-five years in elementary education. A member of Early Chapel United Methodist Church, she was active in United Methodist Women, the Order of the Eastern Star, Homemakers and had served on the Soil Conservation Board. She was an avid reader and enjoyed traveling on bus tours and going to Kroger. She was the daughter of the late Strather E. & Virgie Bennett Hunter and the widow of Theodore Cowherd. She leaves eight direct living descendants.
Click on headline for complete obituary
Ellen Faye Cowherd, of the Bengal community died Saturday, November 18, 2017 at T. J. Health Columbia, KY.
Funeral services for Ellen Cowherd will be held at 10amCT/11amET, Wednesday, November 22, 2017, at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home, 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY, with Bro. Paul Dicken officiating. Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery, 200 Block W Main Street, Campbellsville, KY. The family requests visitation 4pm-7pmCT, Tuesday, November 21, 2017, at the Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.
Serving as pall bearers will be Lane Cowherd, Kyle Cowherd, Steven Brockman, Jason Jones, Rebekah Cowherd, Robert Louie Cowherd, Joe Gupton and Eric Phillips. Honorary pallbearers will be Jerry Arnett, Mike Matney, Mike Elmore, Billy Willis, Barry Blevins, Joe Ward and Ernie Blough.
Ellen Faye Cowherd, 89, Taylor Co./Ohio Co., KY native (1928-2017)
She was born on October 16, 1928 in the Equality community of Ohio County, KY. She was the daughter of the late e Strather E. & Virgie Bennett Hunter. She died Saturday, November 18, 2017, in Columbia, Adair County, KY, at the age of 89 years, one month and two days of age.
She was the widow of Theodore Cowherd who died on August 24, 1996. A brother Austin Hunter and sister, Ethel Hunter, also preceded her in death.
Ellen attended Russell Creek Academy (Campbellsville College) and Georgetown College before receiving her Bachelor's degree from Western Kentucky State Teacher's College (Western Kentucky University). She went on to teach and retired from the Taylor County School System with over twenty-five years in elementary education. A member of Early Chapel United Methodist Church, she was active in United Methodist Women, the Order of the Eastern Star, Homemakers and had served on the Soil Conservation Board. She was an avid reader and enjoyed traveling on bus tours and going to Kroger.
She is survived by:
Expressions of sympathy are suggested to the Kentucky United Methodist Church Home for Children and Youth or Gideon Bibles which can be made at the Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.
Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home, 503 E Main Street, Campbellsville, KY,
This story was posted on 2017-11-20 08:45:18
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail: email@example.com.
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email: firstname.lastname@example.org, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite
More articles from topic Obituaries:
Mr. Charles Edward (Buck) Milby, Green County, (1938-2017)
Edward K. Wade, Russell Co./Casey Co., KY native (1919-2017)
Frances Curry, Taylor County, KY (1931-2017)
Laure Lynn Richardson Ray, Metcalfe County, KY (1940-2017)
Mrs. Suzie Whitman Ford, 52, Green Co., KY (1965-2017)
James Helm, 71, Cundiff, Adair County, KY (1946-2017)
Van Lewis Shaw, 63, Metcalfe County, KY (1954-2017)
Wilmer Pendleton, Adair County, KY (1927-2017)
Ruby Chelf, Egypt Community, Adair Co., KY (1926-2017)
Nellie Elizabeth Keltner, 79, Adair County, KY (1938-2017)
View even more articles in topic Obituaries
Bank of Columbia
If You're Thinking of Selling,
Let Us Do the Yelling
Principal Broker & Auctioneer
Burton Real Estate
& Auction Service
Call Us For Appraisals
Click for Listings
The Best of
Local Stories of
The Greatest Generation
Order Book or e-Book
See who's celebrating
Birthdays and Anniversaries
Special Events List
Contact us: Columbia Magazine and columbiamagazine.com are published by D'Zine, Ltd., PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.