Cumberland Times-News

February 11, 2014

JANE L. POWNALL [Cumberland]

Cumberland Times-News

— CUMBERLAND — Jane Lee Pownall, 84, of Cumberland, died Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014 at The Country House.

Born April 23, 1929 in Cumberland, she was the only child of the late John William Pownall and Margaret (McCrorie) Pownall.

Miss Pownall was a graduate of Allegany High School and attended Catherman’s Business School.

Miss Pownall had worked as an operator for the C and P Telephone Company, both in Cumberland and Hagerstown.

She was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, “The Ramblers” travel group, the Telephone Company Pioneers, and Ladies Auxiliary-Aerie 245, Fraternal Order of Eagles.

Friends will be received at the Upchurch Funeral Home, P.A., 202 Greene St., Cumberland, on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. in the funeral home, with the Rev. Dr. Marsha Garrett, officiating.

Interment will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Youth Group,  15 N. Smallwood St., Cumberland, MD  21502.

To the staffs at both The Kensington and The Country House: Thank you for the kind, compassionate care provided to Jane over the years.

Condolences may be posted after Miss Pownall’s obituary at