STEPHENVILLE - Imogene Cardwell McCoy, 82, died Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2007, at Baylor All Saints Hospital in Fort Worth.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 16, 2007, at Stephenville Funeral Home. Burial will follow at West End Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007, at the Stephenville Funeral Home.

Imogene was born on Dec. 29, 1924, in the Corinth Community here in Erath County to the late Robert Lee and Mozell James Cardwell. She married Loyd Hayden McCoy, Feb. 17, 1943, in Stephenville. He preceded her in death Sept. 27, 1983. Imogene was a bookkeeper, and worked several years as a receptionist at Stephenville Funeral Home. She was a member of Harvey Baptist Church, and a life long resident of Erath County.

She was also preceded in death by a sister, Winnie Lee McNeill.

Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Jalea and Richard Cowan of Stephenville; sister and brother-in-law, Bennie Ruth and Buck Turley of Stephenville; three grandchildren, Richard Wade Cowan, Jr., Matthew Wayne Cowan, and Jessica Nicole Cowan; great granddaughter, Kyndall Grace Cowan; and several nieces and nephews.

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Published Nov. 14, 2007

Stephenville Empire-Tribune