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“I'm sorry for your loss uncle Johnny wish I knew her better and lived closer to visit more often .but Detroit is a long way from bells chapel I miss...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: steven cowan - detr, MI - family

“Sorry for your loss I knew Mrs Sandra from Hobbs Bonded Fibers where I did work for the company and will miss her.Buddy PRO-TEC SECURITY ”
2 of 15 | Posted by: Charles Irvine - Union City, TN

“My thoughts, love, heart and deep sadness are with all of you as you honor and say good-bye to my precious, beautiful, vibrant, funny, loving and...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: Cheryl Baldwin - Salem, NY

“Jd,So sorry for your loss. I will keep you and your family in my prayers. ”
4 of 15 | Posted by: Kathy McKinley

“Best wishes and deepest sympathy. Prayers to the Cowan family. ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: Shandra Bond - East Peoria, IL

“Johnny, we have not seen each other since 1969 but I want to express my sincere sympathy to you for your loss. May God give you peace and comfort in...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Sally Vaughan Blanton - Three Way, TN

“Dear Cowan family,Sandra and I were long-distance coworkers for more than 2 years. We shared a silly sense of humor and often comforted each other...Read More »
7 of 15 | Posted by: Cheryl Brace-Williams - Waco, TX

“It sure was a pleasure to know you Sandra. I know you will be missed dearly by many. Save us a seat in Heaven. ”
8 of 15 | Posted by: Tom Chambliss - Humboldt, TN

“For years I worked with Sandra at Kellwood Company. I can say these things about her...she always showed up...she always did her best...she always...Read More »
9 of 15 | Posted by: Tim November - Jackson, TN

“I am so sorry to hear of Santa'sTragic death but rejoice in knowing that she is now safe in her eternal home with King JesusIn Heaven. John 14:1-7 ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Charles Mays - Sherwood, AR

“I'm so sorry for your loss. My deepest condolences.. ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: Travis Taylor - Mount Juliet, TN

“Johnny, So sorry to hear of your loss. Tracy always thought so much of you both . I know the heavy heart... we lost him in Oct. sincerely, ”
12 of 15 | Posted by: Becky Vicary - martin, TN

“I an so sorry to hear of Sandra's passing. Praying for Johnny and family. ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Janice James Winsett - TN

“SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT THIS WILL BE THINKING OF YOU ALL DURING THIS TIME LOVE EACH ONE OF YOU JOHN DAVID AND JOHNNY YOU ALL WILL BE IN OUR PRAYERS. ”
14 of 15 | Posted by: LYNN WALKER HARRIS - JACKSON, TN

“JD and Mr. Johnny, May God bless and comfort each of you as you endure this trial. Please know that you are in the prayers of many and there are...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Rhonda Lee - Dyersburg, TN


Sandra Cowan, 62 of Yorkville, Tennessee died on Sunday, July 16, 2017, at Regional One Medical Center in Memphis, Tennessee.
Born Saturday, April 9, 1955 in Humboldt, Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late William Adolph Beard and Mary Josephine Walker Beard. She was the salutatorian of the 1973 Class of Rutherford High School. Mrs. Cowan was the Office Manager and Payroll Clerk for Hobbs Bonded Fibers in Trenton, Tennessee and a former employee of the Division Office of Kellwood. She was a devoted member of the Bells Chapel Cumberland Presbyterian Church where she served as pianist and church secretary.
Funeral services will be 10:00 AM on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at Bells Chapel Cumberland Presbyterian Church with Rev. Dennis Emmerson and Rev. Bobby Williams officiating. Interment will follow in Bells Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, July 21, 2017 from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM and on Saturday from 9:00 AM until 10:00 AM at Bells Chapel Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
She is survived by her husband, Johnny Cowan of Yorkville, Tennessee; one son, J. D. Cowan and his wife, Tabitha of Yorkville, Tennessee; one grandson, Drake Cowan of Yorkville, Tennessee; her mother, Josephine Beard of Dyer, Tennessee ; one sister, Lisa O'Neal (Doug) of Jackson, Tennessee and one brother-in-law, Steve Cowan of Benton, Arkansas.
She was preceded in death by her father, William Adolph Beard.
Pallbearers will be J. D. Cowan, Drake Cowan, Marty Lannom, Mike Cardwell, Larry Boucher and Kenny Flowers. Honorary pallbearer will be Doug O'Neal.
In lieu of flowers that family ask that memorials be directed to Bells Chapel Cumberland Presbyterian Church or Bells Chapel Cemetery, 309 Bells Chapel Road, Dyer, Tennessee 38330.
Online condolences may be made to the family at johnsonwilliamsfuneralhome.com. Johnson-Williams Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Sandra Cowan.

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