SOWARDS, HOMER WAYNE, 63, of Louisville, passed away November 30, 2012.
Homer was born to the late Ben Sowards and Madge Blackburn in Pikeville. He was a horse racing and gambling enthusiast, and worked as a painter.
He is survived by his spouse, Edith Sowards; daughters, Rhonda Smith, Kisha Gaddis (Mike), Paula Willoughby, and Tiffany Rich; siblings, Chester, Patti and Jeannie; and nine grandchildren.
A memorial service for Homer will be 6 p.m. Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at Ratterman and Sons, 3800 Bardstown Road. Visitation will be 5 p.m. until service time.