Louis L. Cowan, 52, of Slater died Wednesday, May 5, 2010, at University Hospital in Columbia.
Cremation. A memorial celebration will be held Saturday, May 8, 2010, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Slater American Legion Hall. Memorials are suggested to Community Cancer Center in care of Weiker Funeral Home in Slater.
Born Sept. 3, 1957, in Elmira, N.Y., he was the son of the late Leo L. and Doris Wagner Cowan. He had worked at Smith Food Bank and Squires Manufacturing in Slater until his health declined.
He is survived by his beloved Janet Cowan of Marshall; four sons, LaMott Cowan of Jacksonville, N.C., Scott Cowan of Jacksonville, N.C., Louis Cowan Jr. of Rolla and Steven Cowan of Slater; one daughter, Charity Cowan of Watkins Glen, N.Y.; three stepchildren, Tony Davis of Slater, Kari Linares and Jaclyn Perrin, both of Marshall; two sisters, Mary J. McMellen of Slater and Doreen Hurlburt of Lowman, N.Y.; 15 grandchildren; two nieces; and two nephews.
Additional information provided per family recompense.