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Carl Cowen

Carl Eugene Cowen, 62, of Shelbyville, passed away Monday, November 5, 2018 at Franciscan Health.

He was born on Dec. 8, 1955, in Shelbyville. He was the son of Paul Wayne Cowen and Freda (Sweet) Cowen.

Survivors include a son, Robbie Cowen of Franklin; brother, Joey Cowen of Shelbyville; sisters, Sue Theobald (husband Larry) of Shelbyville, and Jan Baker of Shelbyville; sister-in-law, Lori Cowen of Morristown; and two grandchildren, Xandria & Xavier. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Gary Cowen.

Mr. Cowen was a lifetime resident of this area and graduated from Shelbyville High School. He worked for several years at Knauf Fiber Glass in the maintenance department, retiring in 1994. Eugene loved fishing, camping, gardening, the outdoors, and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2018, at Glenn E. George & Son Funeral Home, 437 Amos Road, with visitation there from 9 a.m. until the time of the service. Rev. Harvey Weaver will officiate, and burial will be in Miller Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to National Kidney Foundation in care of the funeral home.

Online condolences may be shared at glennegeorgeandson.net.