Mr. Wade Cowart, age 95, of Collegedale, Tennessee, passed away Saturday, October 5, 2019. Wade was born December 25, 1925, in Epworth, to the late Tatum Cowart and Myrtle Barnes Cowart. Wade was a member of Epworth First Baptist Church. Mr. Cowart worked as a stonemason for Atlanta and Copperhill Mining Company and retired in 1986. Wade also served in the U.S. Army in World War II. Mr. Cowart was preceded in death by his wife, Lula Jordan Cowart.
Survivors include Fred Nicholson, Bob Nicholson, Abeliah Bishop, Tommy Harper, Jim Harper, Charles Cowart, Lyn Cowart, Sandra Cushen, Bill Cushen and Denise Lane.
Graveside services were held Thursday, October 10, 2019, from the Epworth First Baptist Church Cemetery with Pastor Tom Harper officiating. Masonic Rites provided by McCay Lodge #423 F&AM.
Arrangements entrusted to the Finch-Cochran Funeral Home of McCaysville. You may send condolences to the family and sign the guest register at www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.