June 22, 2017

A Celebration of Life Memorial Service for William Allen “Billy” Gowan Sr. of Pulaski will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church in Pulaski. He died May 25th.

He was born in Pulaski and 78 years old.

Memorial donations are suggested to First Baptist Church CB Building Fund, 408 South First Street, Pulaski, Tennessee 38478 or Compassus Hospice, 726 North Locust Avenue, Suite B, Lawrenceburg, Tennessee 38464.

Survivors include his wife, Fay Long Gowan of Pulaski; son: Allen Gowan and wife Karen of Pulaski, Robert Gowan of Nashville and Andy Gowan and wife Kim of Pulaski; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; sisters: Geraldine Collins, Jo Ann Fly and husband Joe, Faye Payne, all of Pulaski, and Brownie Malone and husband Terry of Murfreesboro; brothers: Glenn Gowan and wife Wanda of Pulaski and Jackie Gowan and wife Joyce of Rogersville. Several nephews, nieces, cousins and friends also survive.

Bennett-May-Giles County Funeral Home in charge of arrangements for William Allen “Billy” Gowan, Sr.