Jerry McGowan Jr.

MC GOWAN Jerry "Carl" McGowan, Jr. went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at OSU James Cancer Hospital. Retired from Ohio State University and former employee of Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority. Member of several social and charter clubs, including the Fraternity of Masons. Survived by daughters, Craigen (Joe) Dowell, Renee (Bennie) Price, Tanya (DeAngelo) Lee and Sabrina Butler; three sisters; 13 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services 10 a.m. Monday, December 31, 2012 in the chapel of DIEHL-WHITTAKER FUNERAL SERVICE, 720 E. Long Street, where the family will receive friends from 9am until the start of services. Pastor Marvis McGowan, of Shining Light Bible Mission Church, officiating. To sign the online guestbook, please visit

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Diehl-Whittaker Funeral Service
720 E Long Street Columbus, OH 43203
(614) 258-9549
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Dec. 29, 2012