Laura Jean Cowden Powell
Posted By Sparta Live | January 31, 2012 12:00 am
Laura Jean Cowden Powell, 94, of Sparta, passed away Jan. 30, 2012, at NHC Healthcare of Sparta.
Mrs. Powell was born April 13, 1917, in White County, to Marshall M. and Laura Goodwin Cowden.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmer L. Powell.
Survivors include two sons, Bill Powell, John Powell, both of Sparta, and a granddaughter, Katie Powell, of Chicago.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Feb. 4, 2012, at Sparta First Methodist Church, with burial in Highland Cemetery. Rich Morgan will officiate. The family will receive friends 5-8 p.m., Feb. 3, at the funeral home, and 9-11 a.m., Feb. 4, at the church.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.