Faye Etta McCann was born August 25, 1938 in Mineola, Texas to Rufus and Frances McDowell. She was the fourth of six girls.
Faye graduated from Southward High School in Mineola in 1956.
She was preceded in death by her parents Rufus and Frances McDowell, four sisters: Ernestine Douglas, Della Livingston, Wanda Session and Emma McCalla. Two children, Eugene McDowell and Selina McDowell.
She leaves to cherish her memories her sons, Myron (Nita) McCann, Jerry McCann and Mark Burrell. Daughters, Brenda James, Kathleen Smith, Jackie (Joseph) Ervin and Francis McCann. One Sibling, Lola Clemons. Grandchildren: Zachary, Quintin, Toi, Vonterrian, Elizabeth, Justin, Shazell, Kaitlyn, Mark Jr. and Jordan. Also, a host of great-grandchildren