Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Cowans in:
 • Sunset Memory Gardens
 • Parkersburg
 • Wood County
 • West Virginia
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Sarah Margaret "Sally" Jackson Cowan
Learn about upgrading this memorial...
Birth: Mar. 4, 1926
Death: Jul. 31, 2003

Sarah M. "Sally" Cowan, 77, of Vienna died July 31, 2003, at Camden-Clark Memorial Hospital. She was born March 4, 1926, in New York City, N.Y., a daughter of the late Reuben U. and Dorothy Maxwell Jackson. Mrs. Cowan taught school in Eastern Shore, Md., and Wheeling, W.Va., before moving to Parkersburg with her husband in 1950. She was a member of the St. Paul's United Methodist Church and Women's Medical Auxiliary.

She is survived by her son, Robert C. Cowan III of Vienna; two daughters, Pamela A. Kuhl of Vienna and Sandra S. Jones of West Chester, Pa.; sister, Dorothy Donaldson of Fort Smith, Ark.; sister-in-law, Betty Lou Talbott of Parkersburg; brother-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. William J. Cowan of Richmond, Va.; five grandchildren, Jared A. Kuhl and Barbara L. Kuhl of Vienna, Megan R. Jones, Kathryn M. Jones and Christopher C. Jones of West Chester, Pa.; and a goddaughter, Elizabeth A. Bailey West of Vienna.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Robert C. Cowan Jr.; a son, Jackson M. Cowan; a daughter, Barbara L. Cowan; and a brother, George M. Jackson.

Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg with Rev. Paul M. Stadelman officiating. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday at funeral home.

Memorials contributions may be made to the Camden-Clark Foundation, PO Box 1077, Parkersburg, WV 26102; St. Paul's United Methodist Church, 219 11th St., Parkersburg, WV 26101; or the Vienna Public Library, 2300 River Road, Vienna, WV 26105.

Source Citation: Newspaper: News & Sentinel
Publication Date: 01 Aug 2003
Publication Place: Parkersburg, WV 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  
Reuben Ulrich Jackson (1894 - 1972)
  Dorothy Maxwell Jackson (1896 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  Robert Calton Cowan (1925 - 2002)*
 
 Children:
  Jackson Maxwell Cowan (1956 - 1991)*
  Barbara Leigh Cowan (1957 - 1966)*
 
 Sibling:
  Dorothy Virginia Jackson Donaldson (1924 - 2012)*
  Sarah Margaret Jackson Cowan (1926 - 2003)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunset Memory Gardens
Parkersburg
Wood County
West Virginia, USA
Plot: Garden of the Christus
 
Created by: Crystal
Record added: Mar 14, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25267653
Sarah Margaret Sally <i>Jackson</i> Cowan
Added by: Crystal
 
Sarah Margaret Sally <i>Jackson</i> Cowan
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Teresa LeMaster Fordyce
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Crystal
 Added: Oct. 22, 2012

- David & Crystal
 Added: Dec. 25, 2008
Sally, I miss talking with you! I always enjoyed the time I spent with you.
- Crystal
 Added: Mar. 15, 2008
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service