Tommy Edward Cowart, 73

 

Thomas “Tommy” Edward Cowart, 73, passed away on Sunday,
November 23, 2014. He was born April 16, 1941 in Portal, GA to the late
Elton & Ella Cowart and had lived in Jacksonville most of his life. Tommy
loved fishing, hunting and the outdoors. He was a loving husband, father,
grandfather, brother, friend and will be dearly missed by all. Tommy was
predeceased by his daughters, Thomesa Cowart, Belinda Wright;
granddaughters, Candy and Tisha Wright; special nephew, Wade; 2 brothers
and 3 sisters. Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Faye; daughters,
Rose Mary Degener (Paul), Janie Cowart; brothers, Wayne Cowart, Lewis
Cowart; sisters, Ouida, Ann, Ellene; grandchildren, Roger, Daniel, Tonya,
Tiffany, Millie, John, George, Thomas; 9 great grandchildren; numerous
other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held on Friday,
November 28 at 11am in the chapel of Cedar Bay Funeral Home, 405 New
Berlin Road, Jacksonville, with Dr. Tom Drury officiating. Interment will
follow in Riverside Memorial Park. The family will receive friends on
Friday beginning at 10am at the funeral home, 714-1110.