|Birth: ||Feb. 26, 1929|
|Death: ||Aug. 18, 2007|
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August 19, 2007:
Lifelong Shawnee resident Rozanne Greenlee Cowan Abney died Saturday, Aug. 18, 2007 in Shawnee at the age of 78.
She was born Feb. 26, 1929, in Shawnee to A.H. and Mattie (Evans) Greenlee
She attended Shawnee Public Schools.
On Jan. 21, 1970, she married Thurman "Russell" Abney at the First Church of God in Seminole. He preceded her in death on March 11, 1998.
She was an LPN, working at various hospitals in the area, including the Old City Hospital, Seminole, Holdenville, and Wewoka.
Roxanne was a member of the First Church of God in Shawnee. She enjoyed gospel music and camping.
She was also preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Earl H. Greenlee and Roy Greenlee.
Survivors include three sons and two daughters-in-Law, Jackie Don Cowan of Oklahoma City, "Bubbie" and Vickie Cowan of Bethel and Johnny Mack and Marcia Cowan of Shawnee; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; one sister and brother-in-law, Virginia Marie and Porter Russ of Florence, Ala.
Graveside service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Resthaven Memorial Park in Shawnee with the Rev. Steve Walls officiating. Visitation will begin 4 p.m. today.
The family will be at the funeral home from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Monday evening to greet friends.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the First Church of God Building Fund, P.O. Box 3610, Shawnee, OK 74802.
To share memories, or to sign the guest book on-line, go to www.cooperfuneral.com.
Resthaven Memorial Park
Created by: Kay Sugg Best
Record added: Aug 29, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21237865
Added: Jul. 16, 2008