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Imogene Cowan

October 8, 1928 ~ April 15, 2018 (age 89)

       Imogene Cowan, age 89, a resident of Portland in Pike Township, passed away on Sunday, April 15, 2018 at CrownPointe in Portland. 

       Imogene was born on October 8, 1928, in Adair County, Kentucky, the daughter of Walter and Myra (Elmore) Cowan.  She attended Collett Church of the Nazarene and was a member of the Eastern Star.  She was a homemaker and enjoyed gardening, canning, cross stitching, and making quilts.   She married James Cowan in 1944 and he passed away in 1993. 

     Survivors include:

     3 sons:  William Cowan (wife Pat) – Portland

                   Phillip Cowan (wife Rhonda) – Portland

                  Greg Cowan (wife Patti) – St. Petersburg, Florida


     6 daughters:  Sue Clifton (husband Bob) – Bluffton

                           Libby Fields (deceased husband Robert) – Muncie

                          Frankie Kunkle (husband Dick) – Portland

                          Sharon Stout (husband Dean) – Ft. Wayne

                          Robin Alberson (husband Jeff) – Portland

                          Tammy Horn (husband Jeff) – Portland


    4 sisters:  Rosa Denton – Marietta, Indiana

                    Geneva Bolin – Buffalo, Kentucky

                    Alberta Bailey (husband Vitis) – Columbia, Kentucky

                    Alene Burton – Franklin, Indiana


     19 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren, 10 great-great grandchildren


     Preceded in death by a daughter, Jewell Sigler and a granddaughter Lisa Gannon. 


     Visitation will be held on Friday from 2pm-8pm in the Williamson and Spencer Funeral Home in Portland. 


     Funeral services will be held on Saturday at 11:00am in the Williamson and Spencer Funeral Home in Portland.  Pastor Billy Stanton will officiate and burial will follow in the Green Park Cemetery, Portland.


Memorials to Collett Church of the Nazarene or Family Life Care Hospice.

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