Gregory “Slim” James Cowgill

Gregory “Slim” James Cowgill, 39, of Dayton, passed away on Saturday, April 24, 2021.

Greg worked as a mechanic and was self-employed. He attended Rhea County Schools.

Greg was preceded in death by his daughter, Breanna Ashley Cowgill; grandmother, MaryAnn Cowgill; grandfather, Ernie Cowgill; grandfather, Herbert L. Hayward; and uncle, Bernard “Butch” Cowgill.

Greg is survived by his son, Timothy Creasman of Dayton; daughters, Baylee Cowgill and Aria Cowgill of Dayton; parents Michael J. and Lorraine Cowgill of Dayton; brothers, Michael Cowgill of Chatsworth, Ga., and Chris Cowgill of Sparta, Tenn.; and grandmother, Joyce A. Hayward.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, May 4, 2021, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at The Grove Church in Dayton.

Funeral services for Greg will be held on Tuesday, May 4, 2021, at The Grove Church with Pastor Eddie Suttles officiating. Interment will follow in Smyrna Cemetery.

Adherence to social distancing and all CDC Covid-19 measures is strongly encouraged. Masks will be required.

Arrangements entrusted to Advantage Funeral & Cremation Services Franklin -Strickland Chapel, 1724 McCallie Avenue, Chattanooga, TN, 37404. 423-265-4414. Visit to share your memories.