THOMSON, Ga. - Funeral services for Mrs. Barbara Cowins Hixson, 66, of Thomson, were held on Saturday, March 8, 2008, at 1 p.m. at the Springfield Baptist Church with the Rev. F. D. Favors officiating. Interment was in Sandy Grove A.M.E. Church Cemetery in Warrenton.
Survivors are: three daughters, Kim Steed of Conyers, Ga., Yolanda (Dewayne) Sinkfield and Sylvia Hixson, all of Thomson; two stepdaughters, Cheryl (Shawn) Lucas and June Lucas, all of Thomson; two goddaughters, Renee (Nathaniel) Jones and Wanda Belton, all of Thomson; one sister, Thelma (Leroy) Roberts of Thomson; three brothers, Herman, Jr. (Joyce) Cowins, Roy Melvin (Catherine) Cowins, all of Thomson, and Rev. Roy Milton (Betty) Cowins of Tulsa, Ok.; one aunt, Daisy (Wade) Howard of Decatur, Ga.; one uncle, James (Jessie) Rogers of Atlanta; 17 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and dear friends.
Thomson Funeral System was in charge of arrangements.