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Ronnie W. Cowan

August 22, 1963 ~ March 31, 2019 (age 55)

Ronnie W. Cowan, 55, of Columbia, died Sunday, March 31, 2019 at his home after a short illness.

He was born August 22, 1963 in Columbia, Kentucky.  He was preceded in death by his mother, Bernice Burton Cowan in 2017.  Ronnie attended 3Trees Church and retired from Houchens Industries in 2008.  He was an avid University of Louisville fan and a devoted grandfather.

Survivors Include:

His Father – Calvin Cowan of Columbia

One Daughter – Leanna Franklin & her husband Josh of Columbia

Two Grandchildren – Jayla & Jeren Franklin

His Fiancé – Rhonda Akin of Columbia; her children, Devin (Whitney) Akin & Sierra (Josh) Durbin; & her grandchildren

Four Sisters – Dean (Donnie) Jessie, Kay Carter, Beverly Miller & Teresa (Terry) Rowe all of Columbia

Several nieces, nephews, other relatives & friends also survive

Funeral Service – Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Clifton Cowan officiating

Burial in Bearwallow Cemetery

Visitation after 4:00 P.M. Tuesday

Casket Bearers – Brian Miller, Randy Carter, Devin Akin, Danny Jessie, Johnny Carter & Wally Burress

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

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