Sylvia Cowey

Sylvia Katherine Cowey (Montgomery)

Monday, July 6, 1936 - Saturday, October 3, 2020
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Sylvia Katherine Cowey of Nixon, Texas went to be with her Heavenly Father on October 3, 2020 at the age of 84. Katherine, as she was known to all who loved her, was born on July 6, 1936 in Gonzales County, Texas to Joseph M. Montgomery and Thelma Orvetta (Yates) Montgomery. Katherine married James H. “Buddy” Cowey in Alamogordo, Texas. They raised two sons and built a beautiful life together until his passing in 1987. Katherine is also preceded in death by her parents; grandson, Matthew Cowey; and sister, Marjorie Mann. She will be dearly missed by her sons, Reverend Michael L. Cowey (Jamye), and Lanny Cowey; grandchildren, Jason Cowey (Tinnifer), and Carrolyn Kate Cowey; great-grandchildren, Jameson Cowey, Jaxon Cowey, and Trinity Cowey; sister, Doris Tillery; as well as other loving family and many friends. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, October 6, 2020, 5:00pm-8:00pm at Finch Funeral Chapel in Nixon, Texas.

Wednesday, October 7, 2020
Finch Funeral Chapel, Nixon

Burial will follow at the Nixon Cemetery. The Reverend Michael Cowey will officiate. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Faith Temple, 400 North Texas Avenue, Nixon, Texas 78140. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, masks will be required for those attending the services and social distancing will be observed.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, October 6, 2020 | 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Tuesday, October 6, 2020 5:00pm - 8:00pm
    Finch Funeral Chapel - Nixon
    308 East Third Street
    Nixon, Texas
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Wednesday, October 7, 2020 | 1:00pm
    Wednesday, October 7, 2020 1:00pm
    Finch Funeral Chapel - Nixon
    308 East Third Street
    Nixon, Texas
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    The Reverend Michael Cowey
  • Interment

    Wednesday, October 7, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Wednesday, October 7, 2020 2:00pm
    Nixon Cemetery
    1396 County Road 174
    Nixon, Texas 78140
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


Donations are being accepted for: Faith Temple.


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John and Robin Speed sent flowers to the family of Sylvia Katherine Cowey (Montgomery).
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Frances Stewart

Posted at 06:08am
So sorry for the lost of your Mother Brother Michael and your brother. And my prayers go out to your whole family. . I know she rejoice when God called her home. Love ❤️ Frances Stewart and my Family.

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Posted at 07:18pm
I am so sorry to hear about Sister Kathryn she was a sweet lady . She use to bring me her sewing to do and I always enjoyed her visits and at Faith Temple church . I know Bro Michael and Lanny will miss her but think about her being in a beautiful place called Heaven and one day you will be with her again . Her Sister Doris Tillery will miss her as well and her grand children but just think of how beautiful heaven is with Angels all around . I love you all and hope God gives you peace and comfort . Love and Blessing `s ,,,,,,,,,Joyce ,Jimmy Landrum and family

Rodger Canion

Posted at 08:58pm
Michael and Lanny, I am so sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. Please know I am thinking of you during this time of sorrow. God be with your family and watch over you.

Jason and Tinnifer Cowey

Posted at 02:33pm
Our love and deepest sympathies go out to the family and all that loved Grami during this time.
Jason, Tinnifer, Jameson, Jaxon and Trinity

John and Robin Speed

Posted at 01:26pm
Lanny, You are in our thoughts and prayers! May the memories you hold in your heart comfort you during this time.
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