William Cowans, Jr.
December 21, 2018
COLUMBUS — William Cowans Jr. 61, died Dec. 17, 2018, at his residence. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Mt. Ary M.B. Church with Rush Quinn officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery. Visitation will be from noon-6 p.m. Friday at Carter’s Funeral Services. Carter’s Funeral Services is in charge of arrangements. Mr. Cowans was born Nov. 19, 1957, in Columbus, to Beulah Mae Cowans and the late William Cowans. He was formerly employed with Mississippi Industrial Waste. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Bettye Cowans Courington and Lavern Walker Blevins. He is survived by his son, Omari Williams of Columbus; siblings, John Cowans, Alvin Cowans, Rosie Davis, Laurinda Cowans, Kessler Cowans and Derrick Cowans; and two grandchildren.