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Diana McGowan

Tuesday, June 22, 2004

Diana Lynn Durham McGowan, 47, of Bernie, Mo., died Friday, June 18, 2004, at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo.

Born Feb. 8, 1957, in Dexter, Mo., daughter of Donald and Marlin Hillyard Durham, she was a clerk at Arvin-Metor at Dexter and a member of the First Assembly of God Church at Malden, Mo.

On April 26, 1975, in Bernie, she married Jan McGowan, who survives.

Survivors also include two sons, Jeremy Don McGowan, of Bernie and Joshua Michael McGowan, of Hayti; her parents, Donald and Marlin Durham, of Bernie; one sister, Beckie Dawn Combs, of Alton, Mo.; three grandchildren and her mother-in-law, Toots McGowan, of Bernie.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents, W.C. and Mamie Hillyard and Arthur and Glodie Durham.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, June 21, at the First Assembly of God Church in Malden with the Rev. Dale Shoup officiating.

Burial was in the Bernie Cemetery.

Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home of Bernie was in charge of arrangements.