Sharon Chapman Sowards

Sharon Sue Chapman Sowards, 73, of Eastview, KY went home to be with her Lord and Savior on August 26th 2022. She was born in Huntington, WV, and was a loving wife of 56 years, an adoring mother of three, and a doting grandmother of seven. She knew that being a wife and mother was a life-long, unpredictable, ever-changing, selfless journey, and Sharon faced all of life's challenges with amazing strength and grace. Sharon was a member of Steadfast Baptist Church in Hodgenville, KY. She was preceded in death by her parents, Harless and Lorene Chapman; two sisters, Rebecca Dennison and Jackie Henderson; and a grandson, Nathan Gordon. She is survived by her husband, John Sowards of Eastview, KY; two sons, John Michael (Kimberly) Sowards of Hodgenville, KY and Dale Anthony (Teresa) Sowards of Elizabethtown, KY; one daughter, Sara Suzanne Sowards (Jason) of Vine Grove, KY; two brothers, Roger (Kathy) Chapman, and Kenneth (Lisa) Chapman; one sister, Denise (Larry) Skidmore; a brother-in-law, Kenneth Dennison; and six grandchildren, Katelyn and Dustin Edwards, Terry Ray, Tony Ray, Justin Gordon, and Bruce Gordon. The funeral is a 1 p.m. on Wednesday August 31st 2022 at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown, KY with Rev. Larry Skidmore officiating. Burial will follow in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens. Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday, August 31st 2022 at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed at


Wednesday, August 31, 2022 from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home


Wednesday, August 31, 2022 starting at 1:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home

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