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EDMONTON – George Robert Cowan, age 79, departed this life on Wednesday, November 28, 2018, at his home. He was the son of the late Burnette and Marjorie Vittitow Cowan. He attended the Willow Shade Church of Christ. George was an Insurance Agent, United States Army Veteran, and farmer.

He is survived by his wife, Margaret Thompson Cowan of Edmonton; one son, Robert (Ana) Cowan of Lexington; two daughters, Karan Linkous of Edmonton, and Laura Nell (Jay) Lawless of Bowling Green; and nine grandchildren: Jake, Caleb, Luke, and Seth Cowan, John and Laura Linkous, Rob, Drew, and Jack Lawless.

Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by his grandson, Caleb and his brother Lindle Cowan.

Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. Saturday, December 1, 2018, at the Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton with burial in the Edmonton Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. Friday and after 9:00 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

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