Anna ‘Jean’ Cowan

SALEM — Anna “Jean” Cowan, 94, of Salem, passed away peacefully, at 11:30 a.m. Friday June 18, 2021, at the Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born August 28, 1926, in Cowen, W.Va., daughter of the late Harry F. and Ollie M. (Cutter) Blake. Jean was a member of the Salem First United Methodist Church. She enjoyed many years of traveling, RV camping, and Bluegrass music festivals with family and friends.

Jean is survived by her husband of 74 years, Donald L. Cowan, whom she married June 4, 1947; daughters, Terry (Clayton) Webb of Webster Springs, W.Va., and Vicki Cowan of Salem; a son Andy (Cindy) Cowan of Hanoverton; granddaughters, Celeste Webb Barber and Niki Webb; and great-grandchildren, Adam, Clay, and Kate Barber.

Besides her parents she was also preceded in death by four sisters and a brother.

Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, June 22, 2021, at the Stark Memorial Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home. Please abide by CDC guidelines. Burial will be at Grandview Cemetery in Salem.

If unable to attend you may show your support by joining our complimentary “Hugs from Home” program where your message will be attached to a balloon in the chapel to remind the family of your love and support at www.starkmemorial.com/hugs-from-home.

Arrangements are being handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Salem.

To view Jean’s obituary, send flowers or condolences, visit www.starkmemorial.com.