Huey Gowen, 86, of Garner, passed away November 30, 2019 at his residence. He was born February 25, 1933 at Garner to the late Edward and Pearl Austin Gowen.
Mr. Gowen attended Garner Public Schools and was a graduate of Beebe High School and attended ASU Beebe as well as Draughon Television and Radio School. He was a devoted citizen of the Garner Community, which he loved dearly. He was the epitome of the family man, he loved his family, grandkids, and most of all the love of his life, Marvell. He was also an avid sports fan and enjoyed watching his grandkids play.
He married Marvell Adams Gowen June 1, 1957. She preceded him in death on February 22, 2005.
He is survived by two sons, Mike Gowen and Steve Gowen (Chryl) both of Garner; and one daughter, Kelly Vaughan (Chris) of Beebe; five grandchildren, Holly,Kristen, Kyle, Scot, and Jared; as well as seven great grandchildren, Keegan, Riley, Anna Claire, Ty, Sidney, Maddie, and Blakely.
Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at Sullivan Funeral Care. Funeral services are 10:00 a.m. Wednesday in the Sullivan Memorial Chapel with burial following at Garner Cemetery.
The family would like to express their gratitude to Arkansas Hospice as well as a special thanks to his granddaughter, Kristen Gowen, for her being his dedicated caregiver over the last year.
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