Anita Elizabeth Cowart

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Anita Elizabeth Cowart, 64, of Shell Knob, Missouri, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2014.

She was born Feb. 17, 1950, in Kansas City, the daughter of William and Melba (Wellborn) Gulledge. On Feb. 14, 1970, she was united in marriage to Ken Fuller, who is still living. One son, Ron was born to this marriage. She later married Ted Cowart, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were her parents.

Survivors include: one son, Ron Fuller and his wife, Martha, of Overland Park, Kan.; one sister, Mary Kirk and her husband, Kevin, of Raymore; and one brother, Bill Gulledge and his wife Denise, of Leawood, Kan.

She grew up and received her education in Kansas City, graduating from Northeast High School and attended two years of college at Avila University. For several years, she was employed as a security systems specialist for Honeywell in Kansas City, from which she retired. In 1987, she moved to Shell Knob. She worked at Rima's, Commerce Bank and Arvest Bank.

No services are scheduled at this time. Cremation arrangements are under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Shell Knob. Visit for online obituaries, guestbook and private condolences


Shell Knob, Missouri