Alma “Louise” Peoples McGowan, age 58 of Calhoun, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, February 8, 2021. She was born to the late Lacey Boyd and Thelma Jo Reed Peoples in Chattanooga, was a lifelong resident of the Chattanooga area and was of the Christian faith. Louise was a loving mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, who will be greatly missed. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Virginia Elliott and brother, Herbert Peoples. Louise is survived by her loving daughter, Rebecca (John Barrett) McGowan, sister, Sherry Jeffery, brother, Daryl Denny, grandson, Bryce Barrett and several nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm on Sunday, February 14, 2021 at Calvary Gardens Cemetery and Mausoleum. The family will receive friends from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm on Saturday and prior to leaving for the cemetery on Sunday.