Drew A. Sowards

Drew Allan Sowards, 73 of Washington, WV passed away January 11, 2020 at Marietta Memorial Hospital. He was born August 13, 1946 in Huntington, WV a son of the late Cecil V. and Nolah (Holley) Sowards.

Drew retired from DuPont in 2004 as a Senior Environmental Technician. He then worked for Kincheloe Motors. He was a member of the Hopewell Church of Christ and the Pioneer Antique Auto Club. He was a U.S. Army veteran and loyally served his country in Vietnam.

Surviving is his loving wife of 53 years, Elizabeth (Ash) Sowards, son Kent Sowards and his wife Dr. Jennifer Shand of Vienna, VA, brother Paul Sowards (Eva Lynn) of Lexington, KY, grandchildren: Grace Noelle Sowards of Huntington, WV and Henry Shand Sowards of Vienna, VA, several step-brothers and sisters, nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Lisa Noel Sowards.

Funeral services will be Tuesday 11 AM at the Leavitt Funeral Home, Parkersburg with Evangelists Randy Baker and Andy Robison officiating. Interment will follow at the Hopewell Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday 2-4 and 6-8 PM and one hour prior to services.

Online guests may send condolences to the family by visiting www.LeavittFuneralHome.com.