Pansy E. McGowen, daughter of the late Thomas Nunn and Ruth Beaird Nunn Boone, was born on June 23, 1931 in Bernie and died at her residence in Dexter on May 28, 2009 at the age of 77.
Mrs. McGowen was a homemaker and a resident of Dexter.
On October 6, 1949 she was united in marriage Thomas J. McGowen in Piggott, Ark. Mr. McGowen preceded her in death on Jan. 18, 2007.
Survivors include one son, Clifford McGowen of Woodruff, Wisc.; by four daughters, Deborah McGowen of Dexter, Susan Williams and Robin Carlson of St. Charles, Ill., and Rebecca McGowen of Utica, Ill.; also by 13 grandchildren and14 great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Donald "Bill" Nunn; by two sisters, Joyce Masingill and Mable McGowen.
Visitation will take place at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter from 5 - 8 p.m. on May 27, 2009. Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday May 28, 2009 at 2 p.m. in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel in Dexter with Rev. Daniel Simonin and Rev. James Hook officiating. Interment will follow in the Dexter Cemetery.