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May 20, 2013

Opal Cowden


The Times-Tribune

CORBIN — Opal E. Cowden, 85, of Corbin, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2013, in Oak Tree Hospital.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Leverett and Rhoda Soper; her daughter, Sheila Marcum; brother, Bill Soper; sister, Mary Ellen Cloud; sons-in-law, Garry Westerfield and Bradley Crawford.

Survivors include her daughters, Sharon Crawford, Phyllis Mason, and Kathy Westerfield; grandchildren:  Stacy (Alex) Chadwell, Stephanie Helton, Joel (Lori) Marcum, Chris Marcum, Benjamin Marcum; great-grandchildren:  Josh Adams, Aaron Adams, Jordan Williams, Zachery Westerfield, Corey Marcum, Tyler Marcum; great-great-grandchildren:  Elijah Ray Adams, Tristan Marcum.  She leaves behind other family members and many friends, all to mourn her passing.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday, May 21, 2013, in the Hart Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Billy Evans officiating. Burial will follow in Resthaven Cemetery.

The family of Opal Cowden will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the funeral hour Tuesday at the Hart Funeral Home, located at 1011 Master St., Corbin.