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Mary Sue McMahan Gower

Robertson County, Tennessee, USA
Death 10 Jun 2008 (aged 91)
Robertson County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Springfield, Robertson County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 100022649 · View Source
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Daughter of Talton Oscar McMahan Sr. &
Mary Virginia Frey;

Wife of Robert Wynn Gower,
m. ?????.

Note: Burial per Obituary.

Mary Sue Gower, age 91, of Pleasant View, died Tuesday, June 10, 2008 at her home in McMahan Hollow. Funeral services were held Thursday, June 12, 2008 at 10am in the chapel of Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Springfield with Brother Keith Howell officiating. Burial followed at Robertson County Memorial Gardens. Serving as pallbearers were Sonny McMahan, William McMahan, Charlie McMahan, Jim Carter, Clay Stacker and Bobby Stacker. Visitation was held Wednesday, June 11, 2008 from 5-8pm.

Mrs. Gower was born February 12, 1917 to the late Talton and Mary Frey McMahan, Sr. in Robertson County. She was a loving mother and grandmother, a member of Coopertown Church of Christ, a long-time elementary school teacher in Springfield and an accomplished pianist.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Robert Wynn Gower; sons, Robert McMahan Gower and Charles William Gower; daughter, Mary Wynn Cserny; brothers, Talton Oscar McMahan, Jr. and Charles Brown McMahan; sisters, Thelma Garner, Ruth Magevney, Stella Hancock, Virginia Porter, Sann Leonard, and infant sister, Annie McMahan. She is survived by two sisters-in-law, Anna Belle Gower of Springfield and Lucy Moon of Dallas, GA; brother-in-law, William C. (Marie) Gower of Eustis, FL; grandchildren, Charles Robert Cserny of Hartsville, SC, Suzanne Cserny of Harrisburg, IL, and Mary Maureen Gower of Brentwood, TN; great-grandson, Andrew Talton Cserny; and a host of devoted nieces and nephews.

Austin & Bell Funeral Home was in charge of these arrangements.

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  • Created by: Sharon J. Wilson
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100022649
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Sue McMahan Gower (12 Feb 1917–10 Jun 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100022649, citing Springfield Memorial Gardens, Springfield, Robertson County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Sharon J. Wilson (contributor 46560832) .