Louise Cowan Strader



Louise Cowan Strader, 100, formerly of Ruffin died Friday, June 9, 2017, at Brookdale Senior Living in Danville, VA.

Funeral services will be conducted at 3:00 PM Monday, June 12, 2017, at Ruffin United Methodist Church with Rev. Lee Eggers officiating and burial will follow in Ruffin Cemetery.
A native of Danville, VA, she was a daughter of the late Arista H. and Martha Clark Cowan and had lived most of her life in Ruffin. Mrs. Strader was the oldest member of Ruffin United Methodist Church, a member of the United Methodist Women, a former member of the Ruffin Volunteer Fire Dept. Ladies Auxiliary and a home maker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Emerson Reid Strader Sr. and by 4 sisters and 3 brothers.
Surviving are sons, Emerson Reid Strader, Jr. (Linda) of Washington, NC and Phillip H. Strader (Sandra) of Pelham, NC; daughter, Cindi S. Everett (Keith) of Ruffin, NC; grandchildren, Sherry Strader, Vonda Kelly, Phillip Strader, Jr., Brandon Strader, Whitney Everett, Rachel Everett, and Rebecca Everett; great grandchildren, Colton Strader, Case Strader, Grace Duncan, and Petra Kelly.
The family will see friends from 2:00 till 3:00PM Monday, June 12, 2017, at Ruffin United Methodist Church and at other times they will be at the home of her daughter; Cindi Everett 860 Goose Pond Rd. Ruffin, NC 27326. Citty Funeral Home is assisting the Strader family. Online condolences may be made at our website: www.cittyfh.com
Memorials may be made to: Ruffin United Methodist Church 9640 US HWY 29 BUS Ruffin, NC 27326