Sally McGowen, the daughter of Eva Mae Hazel Phillips and the late Everett Phillips, was born in Bloomfield on April 5, 1956, and died at the Barnes Hospital in St. Louis on Friday, March 24, 2006, at the age of 49.
She had lived in Puxico and Dexter all of her life.
On Dec. 17, 1981, she was married to Rick McGowen in Puxico.
Surviving are her husband, Rick McGowen of Puxico; one son, Tony McGowen of Bloomfield; one daughter, Samantha Rose Pearson of Dexter; four grandchildren; two brothers, Jackie and Lance Phillips, both of Puxico; two sisters, Linda Collins of Morehouse and Sherry Draper of Puxico.
She was preceded in death by one brother, Eddie Steven Phillips.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, March 28, 2006, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.
Private memorial services will be conducted at a later date with Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.