Mary Ellen Sharp Cowan went home to be with the Lord December 14, 2020.
She was born on September 5, 1942, in Idabel, Oklahoma, to Hardy and Mattie Sharp. She was the youngest of seven children.
At an early age, Mary and her family moved to Sundown and later to Levelland where she meet the love of her life, Loyd Cowan. They married December 15, 1957.
Mary is survived by her husband, Loyd; son, Toney and wife, Sandra, of Levelland; daughter, Janice Gage and Mike Knotts of Lubbock; daughter, Betty Perkins and Jim Stewart of Lubbock; and daughter, Gayla Kinney of Mount Pleasant, North Carolina. Mary is also survived by 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and six siblings.
Mary and Loyd owned and operated Cowan Plumbing Company, which operated in Littlefield and Levelland for 30 years.
They also owned and operated Executive Mobile Home Village in Lubbock for the past 30 years.
A celebration of life service will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, December 30, at Reshaven’s Abby Chapel.
Family will receive guests one hour prior to the service.
Interment will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park.
Live stream will be available on Resthaven’s Facebook.