Linda L. CowansSeptember 11, 1939 ~ December 24, 2017 (age 78)
Linda L. Cowans, 78, of Decatur, Indiana passed away on Sunday, December 24, 2017 at Adams Woodcrest. She was born on September 11, 1939 in Calvin, N.D. to the late Ernest and Ann (Hubert) Gamsby. On June 14, 1957 she married Jerry L. Cowans.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church where she served as the Sunday School Superintendent for 20 years and sang in the church choir.
Linda is survived by her husband of 60 years, Jerry L. of Decatur, Indiana; 2 sons, Brett (Kathy) Cowans of W. Lafayette, Indiana and Bryan (Carla) Cowans of Stillwater, Oklahoma; 1 brother, George (Virginia) Gamsby of Tocsin, Indiana; 5 sisters, Mary Ashcraft of Portland, Indiana; Ester Krumwiede of Rolla, North Dakota; Ethyle Harvey of Milton,Wisconsin, Florence Roudabush of Ft. Wayne, Indiana, Gladys Mueller of Prescot, Wisconsin; 4 grandchildren and a great grandson; numerous nieces and nephews.
A Visitation will be held on Friday, December 29, 2017 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Haggard-Sefton & Hirschy Funeral Home.
The Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, December 30, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at Haggard-Sefton Funeral Home with Pastor John Follett officiating. Burial will take place at the Decatur Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers you may give to the First Baptist Church.