August 12, 1952
Mrs. J. S. Cowherd
Mrs. Barbara Cowherd, 71, of 118 Linden Ave., Hampton, died yesterday morning in Dixie Hospital after a short illness.
She was the widow of J. S. Cowherd who died May 30, 1952.
A native of Louisa County, she was born March 23, 1881. She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, and St. John’s Episcopal Church.
Survivors are two stepchildren, Mrs. Cornelius Thompson and John S. Cowherd Jr., both of Hampton.
Funeral services will be held at 2 this afternoon in Louisa County. Burial will be in the family cemetery at her former home near Louisa.