Mary Lee Walker Cowart

Published 11:17 am Monday, March 8, 2021

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TRYON – Mrs. Mary Lee Walker Cowart, age 77, of Sandersville, Georgia died on Sunday, February 28, 2021 in an Augusta hospital. A graveside funeral services was held at 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, March 3, 2021 in White Oak Church Cemetery.  Reverend Dewey Henderson and Reverend Tom Tabor officiated.


Mrs. Cowart was a native of Spartanburg, SC, the daughter of the late Vernon Colley and the late Emma Price Colley.  She was the wife of the late William C.  “Hooty” Walker and the late Willard Cowart.  She was a certified nursing assistant and care giver. 

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Survivors are her sons, Larry Walker and his wife Barbara, Danny Walker and his wife Patsy and Kenny Walker and his wife Loretta all of Tryon, NC; two stepsons, Tommy Cowart and his wife Harriett,  and Terry Cowart both of Davisboro; eight grandchildren; five great grandchildren; a sister, Linda Ledford of Grier SC; and a brother, Bobby Colley of Monks Corner SC.


The family request in lieu of flowers that donations be made to White Oak Church. May and Smith Funeral Directors in Sandersville is in charge of the arrangements.


May and Smith Funeral Home

Sandersville, GA