Henry McGowan(1926 - 2013)

Henry McGowan


Henry McGowan, 86, passed away on Sunday, January 13, 2013 at St. Francis Hospital. Born in Slater, SC, he was the son of the late Sam Foster and Ida Mae McGowan Sloan. He was a veteran of the US Air Force.

Survivors: sons, John Henry McGowan of Pelzer, Ricky (Loretta) McGowan of Piedmont, Timothy McGowan of Greenville, and Deron (Semone) McGowan of Taylors; sisters, Effie Johnson of Washington, DC and Elizabeth Franklin of Anderson; brother, Leroy Sloan of Greenville; thirteen grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild.

Funeral Service: Saturday, 2:00 PM at Watkins, Garrett & Woods Mortuary with burial in Greenville Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Friday, 6:00 - 7:00 PM at the mortuary.

The family is at 101 Ravensworth Road, Taylors, SC 29687.


Published in The Greenville News on Jan. 18, 2013