Frank McGowan, Sr.

August 9, 1939 ~ July 13, 2023 (age 83) 83 Years Old
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Frank McGowan, Sr. Obituary

Mr. Frank (Big Don) McGowan, Sr. was born August 9, 1939 in Pell City, AL to the union of the late Mr. Jay McGowan and late Mrs. Lucille Strickland McGowan.

Frank attended St. Clair County Training School. He enjoyed gardening, fishing, raising hogs, and sitting in Glen City talking. He was a Father, son, grandfather, brother, cousin, and uncle.

Frank was preceded in death by his father, Jay McGowan, mother, Lucille S. McGowan, sister, Annie Ragland, daugher, Christine S. McGowan, daughter, Mandy Sanders, son, Frank D. McGraw, son-in-law, Eddie J. Mitchell, two great grands, Amia F. George and Drayden McGowan, and a great nephew, Jackie Ragland.

He leaves to cherish his children, Delois Mitchell, Kim (Warren) Grimes, Frank D. (Valerie) McGowan, Jr., Tina Green, Jasmine McGowan, and Nicole McGowan; one brother, J.P. (Rosa) McGowan; a special niece, Staretta Jordan; and a host of grandkids, great-grandkids, great great-grandkids, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.

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July 21, 2023

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Christian Memorial Funeral Home
108 Cogswell Ave
Pell City, AL 35125

Celebration of Life
July 22, 2023

1:00 PM
First Baptist Church Cropwell
3903 Mays Bend Road
Cropwell, AL 35054

Interment following funeral service
July 22, 2023

Coleman Memorial Cemetery
Hwy 78
Riverside, AL 35128


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