Karen C. Donovan
Karen C. Donovan
  • August 29, 1949 - December 12, 2017
  • Charleston, South Carolina

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Karen Elizabeth Cochran Donovan, 68, of West Ashley, gained her wings on Tuesday morning, December 12, 2017. She was born August 29, 1949 in Hyattsville, MD to the late Herbert Cochran and Ruth Bowie Cochran.

She was a published poet and also worked 25 years for Wyndham Vacation Rentals. She was a very loving and free spirited soul.

Karen is survived by her husband, Jimmy Donovan, her siblings, Judy, Susan, Patdi, Becky, and Michael, a nephew, Chris Rawley, a great niece, Kristin Rawley, and her best friend, Sheryl McGrew, and many step-sons and daughters and nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, December 16, 2017 at 12:00 pm at Carolina Memorial Funeral Home, 7113 Rivers Ave. North Charleston. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 11:30 am to 12:00 pm. In lieu of flowers please make memorial donations to St. Judes.