Gainesville - June Combs McGowan, 82, passed away on Thursday, December 27, 2012.

Born June 14, 1930 in Arcadia, FL to George and Blanche Combs, she attended DeSoto County Schools and graduated from the University of Florida in 1952. She taught school for over 30 years at various schools including Gainesville High School, Buchholz High School, and Howard Bishop Middle School. In addition to teaching, June was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother who took great pride in the many accomplishments of her husband, children, and grandchildren.

June was married to her loving husband William A. "Bubba" McGowan for 60 years. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her 2 children William A. "Bam" McGowan, Jr. of Albuquerque, NM, and Gina McGowan Wolf (Rodney), of Fort Lauderdale, FL, and three beloved grandchildren Kaley Wolf, Chance Wolf, and Trace Wolf.

Funeral will be Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 1:00 P.M. in the chapel at Milam Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Forest Meadows East Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the care of MILAM FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES

311 S. Main St. Gainesville, FL 32601 (352) 376-5361

Funeral Home

Milam Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc. of Gainesville
311 South Main Street Gainesville, FL 32601-1803
(800) 433-5361

Published in Gainesville Sun from Dec. 31, 2012 to Jan. 1, 2013