Calvin Cowan, 92, of Columbia, Ky, died Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 4:37 P.M. at UK Healthcare in Lexington.
He was born January 16, 1928, in Adair County, to the late Walker and Dorothy Burton Cowan. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by; his wife, Bernice Burton Cowan; his son, Ronnie Cowan; eight brothers, Sam, Luther, Gilbert, W.T., Kenny, Cassius, Leonard and Roger Cowan; five sisters, Peggy Fudge, Carol Luttrell, Patricia Montgomery, Gertrude Burton and Glenna Cowan.
Calvin enjoyed watching all sports, horse racing, farming and especially loved his family.
Survivors include; four daughters Kay Carter, Dean (Donnie) Jessie, Beverly Miller, Teresa (Terry) Rowe all of Columbia; five brothers Rev. Clifton Cowan of Russell Springs, Donnie Cowan of Campbellsville, Vaughn, Phillip and Darrell Cowan all of Columbia; two sisters Leoda Curry of Columbia, Dora Ames of Ill; 12 grandchildren Randy Carter, Johnny Carter, Tammy Morrison, Sandra McCloud, Scotty Carter, Kenny Jessie, Wayne Carter, Danny Jessie, Brian Miller, Tasha Harden, LeAnna Franklin, Keri Richard; 22 great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends
The funeral service was private.
Burial in Bearwallow Cemetery.
His grandsons served as casket bearers.
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Condolences may be expressed at www.grissommartin.com