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Lee Wilbert "Lee" McCowan
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Birth: Aug. 6, 1892
Death: Jan. 29, 1963

Husband of Ina "Granny" McCowan nee Phillips and father to Arthur McCowan, William "Bill" McCowan, Elvin McCowan, Benton McCowan, Callie Rae McCowan Harris, Ollie V. McCowan Harris, Berthie Lee McCowan Buckner,Dollie McCowan Sampley, Dorothy McCowan Walker, T Benton McCowan and Jerry McCowan.

Cookeville Citizen Feb 5, 1963

Funeral services for Lee McCowan were held Saturday at the Freewill Baptist Church in Monterey. Rev James O McCowan officiated. Burial was in Welch Memorial Cemetery.
Mr. McCowan died unexpectedly Jan 29 at his home in Dunkirk, Ind.
He was a retired employee of the Indiana Glass Co in Dunkirk. A native of Putnam County, he had called Dunkirk home for many years.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Ina McCowan; sons Willie, Monterey; Jerry, Arthur, Benton and Melvin of Dunkirk; Elvis of Red Key, Ind.; daughters Mrs. Callie Ray Davis, Mrs. Ollie Harrison, and Mrs. Dolly Sampley all of Dunkirk; Mrs. Bertha Buckner, Monterey; sisters Mrs. Myrtle Vaughn, Dunkirk; Mrs. Erb Murphy, Monterey; four brother, Andrew of Calfkiller, TN; Burton of Spring City; Dillard of Crossville; and Sherman of Monterey. Goff Funeral Home Monterey in charge. 
 
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 Parents:
  William M McCowan (1871 - 1957)
  Arminta Brown/Phillips McCowan (1872 - 1903)
 
 Spouse:
  Ina Phillips McCowan (1895 - 1969)*
 
 Children:
  Willie M McCowan (1912 - 1986)*
  Jerry McCowan (1914 - 2003)*
  Arthur B McCowan (1916 - 1976)*
  Elvin D. McCowan (1919 - 1989)*
  Callie R. McCowan Johnson (1921 - 2011)*
  Bertha Lee McCowan Buckner (1924 - 2004)*
  Ollie V McCowan Harris (1927 - 1996)*
  Dollie R McCowan Sampley (1929 - 1992)*
  Talmadge Benton McCowan (1938 - 1989)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lee Wilbert McCowan (1892 - 1963)
  Andy C. McCowan (1894 - 1993)*
  Levi McCowan (1897 - ____)*
  Dillard A McCowan (1898 - 1981)*
  Andrew McCowan (1905 - 1982)**
  Willie Myrtle McCowan Eads (1908 - 1975)**
  Sherman McCowan (1910 - 1992)**
  Burton McCowan (1912 - 2000)**
  Rosie McCowan Murphy Eads (1913 - 1994)**
  Chester T McCowan (1918 - 1951)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Welch Memorial Cemetery
Monterey
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Crystal
Record added: Jan 24, 2009
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Lee Wilbert Lee McCowan
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 Added: Aug. 6, 2010

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