Vernetta A. (Dean) Cowell



VERNETTA A. (DEAN) COWELL, 81, of Davison, passed away Friday, May 15, 2020 at Lapeer County MCF – Suncrest.

Verna was born in Flint, on June 9, 1938, daughter of the late Clifford and Emily (Chaulk) Dean. She married George Cowell on November 10, 1966 in Flint. Verna loved Flint and its history with a passion. She believed that community involvement would build a better future for Flint. Verna was a 1958 graduate of Flint Central High School and lived in Flint her whole life. She was a member of several community support groups throughout the years. Verna enjoyed gardening, fishing, bingo, traveling to AuGres, genealogy and reading. She loved her many pets and gave her family unconditional love.

Verna is survived by loving nieces, nephews and extended family members.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Clifford and Emily Dean; husband, George Cowell; two sisters, Darlene and Margaret; four brothers, Daniel, Alfred, Ronald and Clifford.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the music ministry of Davison United Methodist Church.

Cremation has taken place and a private Memorial Service will be held.

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