Born 11-7-1956 -- Died 9-16-2007
Sherry Lynn Cowens of Moko, Ark., daughter of Mary Lou (Land) Bassham and the late Roy Norman Bassham, was born Nov. 7, 1956, in West Plains, Mo. She died Sept. 16, 2007, in an automobile accident at the age of 50.
She was united in marriage to Ronald Lynn Cowens on May 10, 1994, at Ash Flat, Ark. She was a loving wife and mother. She was a member of the Lanton Baptist Church where she was a Sunday school teacher and was a member of the Women's Mission Union.
She is suvived by: her husband, Ronald Cowens of Moko; a son, Jonathan Cowens of Moko; mother, Mary Lou Bassham of Moko; a brother, David Bassham of Moko; two sisters, Jeanie Wilcox of Sulphur, La., and Teresa Brichacek of Pleasant Hill, Mo.; nieces and nephews, Jessica, Ben, Carrie and Mat-thew; great-nephews, Austin, Nolan and Hunter and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by: her father, grandparents and numerous aunts and uncles.
Funeral services were held Sept. 19 at the Barker Funeral Home Chapel in Salem, Ark., with Bro. Jim Brown and Bro. Duane Flood officiating. Interment followed in the Stateline Cemetery at Moko with arrangements under the direction of Barker Funeral ?Home of Salem, Ark.
Pallbearers were Frankie Bailey, Randy Cowens, Forrest Bassham, Terry Bassham, Michael Bassham, Mark Bassham and Kenny Ingram.
Honorary pallbearers were Bro.?Jim Brown, Bro. Duane Flood, Al Lorenzi, Ed Smith, Tony Squire and Allen Bassham.
Memorials preferred to South- fork River Therapy and Living Center, P.O. Box 397, Salem, AR 72576.