Mrs. Virginia Ann Cowan, age 72, of Silver Creek, GA, passed away on Thursday, June 2, 2022, at her residence.

                Mrs. Cowan was born in Floyd County, GA, on October 22, 1949, daughter of the late Roy English and the late Dorothy Coley English Thrash.  She was also preceded in death by 4 siblings, Wayne English, Cecil Coley, Gary Thrash and Shelia Bell Thrash.  Mrs. Cowan was a graduate of Coosa High School.  She was a homemaker who loved nothing more than taking care of her family.  Mrs. Cowan was a member of New Grace Baptist Church.

                Survivors include her husband, Dale Cowan, Silver Creek, to whom she was married on January 22, 1970; 3 daughters, Shelia Sumner (James), Cartersville, Tabitha Drummond (Shawn), Rome, and April Thomas, Rome; 8 grandchildren, C.J. Sumner (Nikki), Bradley Sumner (Britney), Kala Nix (Dustin), Trenton Drummond (Nikki), Macy Thomas, Hannah Thomas, Blake Thomas and Daisy Thomas; 5 great-grandchildren, Rylee Nix, Eli Sumner, Paisley Sumner, Dawson Drummond and Knox Sumner; 2 siblings, Joyce Lansdell and Tim Thrash (Teresa); nieces and nephews.

                A graveside service will be held at 2pm on Tuesday, June 7, 2022, in Floyd Memory Gardens. Rev. Jerry Cowart will officiate the service.

                Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of funeral arrangements.