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“Donald, I was so sorry to hear about Gail. I haven't seen any of you in so long that I didn't even know she was sick. Gail was always so nice and...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Pat Jackson - Forest City, NC

“We are so sorry for the loss of Gail. You will be in our thoughts and prayers. ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: Wayne & Lynne Gowan - NC - Cousin

“Thinking of you all today while praying that God will bring his peace and comfort to you during this time of sorrow, however, for Gail it is a time...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Paul and Mozel Lee - Chesnee, SC

“Today Gail meets someone face to face that you and I can only carry in our hearts and minds, Today Gail now enjoys the splendor of heaven, a place...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Paula and Steve Mosley - Chesnee, SC

“Matthew, we were so very sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. ~ Dr. Bill Thompson, Maxine,...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: William H. Thompson, DDS and Staff - NC

“We send our sincere condolences to the family. Gail was a beautiful person inside and out and now she is with our Lord in Heaven. ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Vicky Ganzel - Gulf Breeze, FL

“Leah - we were sorry to hear about the loss of your mother. Our prayers are with you during this time. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Tim and Letha Ellenberg - SC

“Condolences to the Gowan family in the loss of their loved one. Gone in body but always alive in your hearts and in Heaven. Until you meet again. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Shad Derrick and family - SC

“My heart is broken at the loss of Gail but heaven is definetly brighter. Her life was a light for all to see. A humble sweet spirit that will glow...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Linda Brock - Greenwood, SC

“We are at a loss for words during this sorrowful time. Please know that we are thinking of you and praying for peace and comfort..We are so sorry for...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Bill,April & Hunter Yelton - NC

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Gail Haulk Gowan, age 63, of Rutherfordton, NC, died Sunday, February 24, 2013, at her residence.

She was the daughter of the late Earl Haulk. She was a native of Rutherford County. Gail attended Holly Springs Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by a sister Nancy Harris.

She is survived by her husband: Donald R. Gowan.

One Daughter:
Leah Brock and her husband Rev. Brian Brock of Laurens, SC

One Son:
Matthew Gowan of the home.

Three Granddaughters: Breah, Arianna and Elaina Brock.

Her mother: Ruth Bright Haulk.

One brother: Jake Haulk of Fletcher, N C

Two sisters: Janice Keever of Forest City, N C.
Holly Bland of Jacksonville, N.C.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tuesday, at McMahan's. Funeral service will be at Holly Springs Baptist Church at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, February 27, 2013 with Rev. Wade Huntley, Rev. Brian Brock and Rev. Phillip Bland Sr. officiating. Interment will be in church cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to THhe Hope Chest Women's Cancer Center P.O. Box 16948 Asheville NC 28816 or to the Gideons International Rutherfordton Camp 3214 P.O. Box 1462 Rutherfordton NC 28139. Guest register at McMahan's Funeral Home & Cremation Services in charge of arrangements.