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Margaret L. Cowell

December 19, 2012 12:10 am

Margaret L. Cowell

Margaret L. Cowell, 88, of Doswell died Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, at Bowling Green Health and Rehab Center.

Born in King & Queen County, she was the widow of William Welton Cowell Jr. She was also preceded in death by sister Ruth Littlepage.

Survivors include her children, Amy C. Blanton and her husband, Jimmy, of Bowling Green, William Welton "Billy" Cowell III and his wife, Barbara, of Doswell and Dennis Ray Cowell and his wife, Judy, of Ruther Glen; two sisters, Dorothy Lucille "John" Pickett of Doswell and Shirley "Pokey" Elliott of St. Stephens Church; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and many friends who will always remember her for her quick wit, fashion sense and ability to remember important dates, birthdays and anniversaries.

The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 19, at Storke Funeral Home, Bowling Green. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 20, at Fork Episcopal Church cemetery in Doswell, with the Rev. Charles Joy officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the Doswell Ruritan Club or Doswell Fire Department.

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