Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Deputy Sheriff Greg McCowan

Blount County Sheriff's Office, Tennessee

End of Watch Thursday, February 8, 2024

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Reflections for Deputy Sheriff Greg McCowan

God Bless and Rest In Peace.

Ptl. Charles Davenport
Egg Harbor Township Police Department

February 22, 2024

This is my neighboring county. It’s horrible to hear when a brother falls and I hope God carries the family forward. May Your spirit rest in peace.

Former Patrol Officer Brooks Wade
Loudon, TN Police Dept.

February 20, 2024

I watched the video of this incident, it is extremely hard to watch. He was a warrior and extremely brave to the end. Thank you for your service good sir. Rest in peace brother we’ve got it from here.

Deputy Seth Hatfield
Boyd County Sheriff Department

February 19, 2024

Thank you for your sacrifice for our nation. May you be with the Lord and may he be with your family.

Det. Russ Cain

Pittsburgh PD

February 18, 2024

My deepest condolences to the entire McCowan family, and to his brothers and sisters with the Blount County Sheriff's Department. May Greg's soul forever rest in Heaven.

Retired First Sergeant Thomas Webb
New York State Police - Troop "D"

February 16, 2024

May God's hand of peace and comfort be on the surviving family and the rest of thr Department.

Chaplain Jesse White
Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop D

February 14, 2024

Thank you for your service and sacrifice. Rest In Peace Deputy McCowan. Our deepest heartfelt condolences to all of your family, friends, and brothers and sisters at Blount County Sheriff's Office.

Postal Inspector Scott Horne
US Postal Inspection Service

February 14, 2024

Rest in Peace, my brother. We have the watch from here in Oklahoma.

Lieutenant Stephen Pappas
Mountain Park Police Department, Oklahoma

February 14, 2024

Blessed be the peacekeepers for they are the sons of god!

Deputy Jeremy Wilson
Marion County Sheriff's Office

February 14, 2024

Our prayers and thoughts go out to the family and colleagues in this great time of need. In this great sorrow I ask that we continue to think of all who are suffering from this horrific tragedy and violent crime. For healing and care and comfort for the partner. I pray that we all lean into God for comfort and peace.

Thank you for your service, thank you for your son and his devotion to serve. Bless you.

2Cor. 1:3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort,
2Cor. 1:4 who comforts us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort those who are in any trouble, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.
(2 Corinthians 1:3-4 NKJV)

Chaplain Steven Spry

February 13, 2024

Thank you for your service, brother. RIP.

Lieutenant Brian J. Wills II
Oswego County Sheriff's Office
New York

February 13, 2024

Rest In Peace Brother.

Det. Andreoli

February 13, 2024

Rest in peace, Deputy McCowan. Praying for your loved ones.

Officer C Curione (Retired)
Rochester Police Department, NY

February 12, 2024

So sad to hear the news.

May you rest in peace after having served those around you. My thoughts are with you, your family, fellow officers, and friends.

Reserve Police Officer G. Krystof
Los Angeles Police Department

February 12, 2024

On behalf of the 68 dedicated volunteers associated with POINT 27 across the United States, we would like to offer condolences for Deputy Sheriff Greg McCowan. Please know we are eternally grateful for Greg’s service and his ultimate sacrifice.

To honor Deputy Sheriff McCowan, POINT 27 sent 27 Thin Blue Line Dog Tag Necklaces, engraved with “Blessed are the Peacemakers for they will be called children of God” Matthew 5:9, to the Blount Couty Sheriff’s Department in Maryville, Tennessee for Greg’s partner and fellow officers. POINT 27 also sent a Folded Flag Necklace engraved with “Greater Love has no one than this; than to lay down one’s life for one’s friend” John 15:13 for Deputy Sheriff Greg McCowan.

POINT 27 is a Non-Profit organization with a mission to strengthen and encourage members of the Armed Forces, First Responders, and their families, by sharing scripture on Dog Tags and Jewelry called Shields of Strength.

We will never forget and we are forever grateful.


Colonel David Dodd,
United States Army Retired
Executive Director-POINT 27

Detective Jerry M. Rhodes #R309
Dallas Police Department-Reserve Division (Retired)
POINT 27 National Outreach Coordinator
Law Enforcement Liaison
[email protected]

Detective Jerry M. Rhodes (Retired)
Dallas Police Department Reserve Division
POINT 27- National Out Reach Coordinator
Law Enforcement Liaison

February 12, 2024

God bless you Deputy Greg McCowan, for your service and sacrifice. Thoughts and prayers go out to your family and friends, and to your brothers and sisters from the Blount County Sheriff’s Office. Rest in Peace Brother.

Officer Jim Drabos (Retired)
San Gabriel (CA) Police Department

February 12, 2024

Rest In Peace Brother,

Det. Andreoli

February 12, 2024

The whole police community is deeply disturbed and saddened to hear this. I promise you we will get justice for you and your family. Your family is in our prayers and will be looked after. Sleep easy partner, we’ll take if from here. Thank you for your service.

Deputy Sheriff A Laney
Hawkins County Sheriff’s Office

February 12, 2024

Rest in peace brother. We have the watch from here. Thoughts and prayers for you, your family and your department.

Officer Tommy Thomason
Oklahoma National Memorial Museum Security

February 12, 2024

Great gratitude for your selfless service and sacrifice. Grace and peace to your love ones and fellow peace officers.

Chaplain 9 Steve McCullar
Knox County Sheriff’s Office (Tennessee)

February 12, 2024

May God's hand of peace and comfort be on the surviving family and the rest of the Department.

Chaplain Jesse C White
Missouri State Highway Patrol Troop D

February 12, 2024

Deputy McCowen , Thank you for your service. You will never be forgotten. Rest in peace you have served your community well . No greater Love than one that gives his life for a friend . Pray for your family and family in Blue . The Blue Family has such a tight bond .

Faye Everett
Mother of Sgt Chris Jenkins

February 11, 2024

Rest in peace brother

Carson loveless

February 11, 2024

Deputy Sheriff Greg McCowan, I am so saddened to read the details of your murder at the hands of this violent criminal. I will pray that he is brought to justice quickly and your partner heals thoroughly. May God Bless your loved ones and help them grieve your untimely death. I thank you for your brave service to all of us. Rest In Peace, Brother.

Mary Milam
Sergeant (Ret)
Chicago Police Department

Hudson, FL

February 11, 2024

Rest in Peace my beloved brother

Sgt Thomas Hanna
Minnesota State Patrol

February 11, 2024

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