2018-02-28 / Obituaries

Ruth Gowan


C. Ruth Gowan, 67, of Rogersville died Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, at ECM Hospital.

Mrs. Gowan was born Aug. 26, 1950, to the late Charles and Ruth Reynolds.

She was preceded in death by two nieces, Bobbie June Fowler and Stacey Tyler; and a nephew, Reginal Fowler.

Survivors include her husband, Jimmy Roy Gowan; three daughters, Sherry Matsuno and Roy, Ann Ghrigsby and John, and Michelle Ward and Johnny; two sisters, Dixie Barnett and Ruth Fowler; and three grandchildren.

The funeral service was at 2 p.m. in the East Elkins chapel.

In lieu of flowers please consider donations to Pancreatic Cancer Research Charity.

Elkins Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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