February 19, 1997
EARNEST COWLES JR.
HAMPTON – Earnest P. “Dick” Cowles Jr., 44, died Sunday, Feb. 16, 1997, at Sentara Hampton General Hospital.
He is survived by five sisters, Alice Frazier, Gloria Tillery, Jacqueline Tabb, Sandra Jimmison and Ethel Woods; three brothers, Caron and Ronnie Cowles and Phillip Parker; hosts of nieces and nephews, eight aunts and two uncles; a very special friend, Peggy Smith; and two great-aunts.
A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, in the Franklin Funeral Home chapel. Burial in Oakland Cemetery. Viewing will be from noon to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21, at the funeral home, 2117 Madison Ave., Newport News.
Arrangements by Franklin Funeral Home.