She was born on Aug. 2, 1927, in Sylacauga, Alabama, the daughter of the late Grady and Myrtle Lee (Pullen) Landers.
Mrs. Cowger attended Sylacauga High School in Alabama and was a member of the Primitive Baptist Church. She had worked as a seamstress at Kans Department Store. She loved painting, gardening and flowers.
Her husband, Roland Dyer Cowger, preceded her in death on Nov. 25, 2000.
Surviving are a sister, Carol Waites of Dothan, Alabama; two brothers, Jimmie Landers (Sue) of Indianapolis, Indiana, and Sam Landers (Janie) of Sylacauga, Alabama; several nieces and nephews, including Steve Cowger (Susan) of Harrisonburg, Virginia, and two great-nephews, Brian Cowger of Harrisonburg, Virginia and Kyle Cowger of Broadway, Virginia.
A graveside service was held Dec. 27 at Fairview Cemetery in Ft. Seybert with Brian Cowger officiating.
Memorials may be made to Pendleton Manor Landscape Fund, PO Box 700, Franklin, WV 26807.
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