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Bertie Frarie Bowen
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Birth: Aug. 14, 1894
Death: Jan. 29, 1982

REGISTER - Bertie F. Bowen, 87, died Friday at Statesboro Nursing Home after a long illness.

The Bulloch County native was a lifelong resident of Register and was a retired farmer. He was a member of Ephesus Primitive Baptist Church near Statesboro.

Surviving are a son, Carlton F. Bowen of Statesboro; five sisters, Mrs. Annie Mae Wilkerson of Claxton, Mrs. Nita Schenk of Savannah, Mrs. Edna Hendricks of Norfolk, Va., Mrs. Mary Holland of Manassas and Mrs. Lillie Jones of Garden City; two grandchildren.

Funeral: 3 p.m. Sunday at Ephesus Primitive Baptist Church, burial in the church cemetery.

Smith-Tillman Mortuary of Statesboro.

Savannah Morning News
January 30, 1982
Saturday

Contributed by Find-a-Graver, JoAnn Hagans Harris
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All BERTIE FRARIE BOWEN'S siblings, including him, are listed below, in birth order:

i. SARAH JANE "SALLIE" BOWEN, b. 13 May 1884, Bulloch County, GA; d. 12 Jul 1942, Tattnall County, GA. Burial in Old Anderson Church Cemetery, Collins, Tattnall County, Georgia.
ii. MINNIE REBECCA BOWEN, b. 16 Oct 1885, Bulloch Bulloch County, GA County GA; d. 15 Jan 1971, Bulloch County, GA. Burial Lower Lotts Creek Church Cemetery, Statesboro, Bulloch County, Georgia.
iii. RUFUS LESTER BOWEN, b. 23 Nov 1887, Bulloch County GA; d. 03 Dec 1964, Bulloch County, GA. Burial in Ephesus Church Cemetery, Bulloch County, Georgia.
iv. WILLIAM WRIGHT BOWEN, b. 27 Dec 1890, Bulloch County, GA; d. 13 Apr 1952, Tattnall County, GA. Burial in Old Anderson Church Cemetery, Collins, Tattnall County, Georgia.
v. JAMES HARRY "JIM H" BOWEN, b. 02 Feb 1892, Bulloch County, GA; d. 01 Jun 1960, Chatham County, GA. Burial in Hillcrest Abbey East, Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia.
vi. BERTIE FRARIE BOWEN, b. 14 Aug 1894, Bulloch County GA; d. 29 Jan 1982, Bulloch County GA. Burial in Ephesus Church Cemetery, Bulloch County, Georgia.
vii. JOHN J. "JOHNNIE" BOWEN, b. 04 Jan 1897, Bulloch County, GA; d. 05 Dec 1899, Bulloch County, GA. Burial in Ephesus Church Cemetery, Bulloch County, Georgia.
viii. ALFRED JACKSON "A.J." BOWEN, JR., b. 26 Jul 1899, Bulloch County, GA; d. 08 May 1971, Chatham County, GA. Burial in Ephesus Church Cemetery, Bulloch County, Georgia.
ix. ANNIE MAE BOWEN, b. 04 Feb 1902, Bulloch County, GA; d. 27 Jan 1990, Milledgeville, Baldwin County, GA. Burial Ephesus Church Cemetery, Bulloch County, Georgia in the same plot with her parents.
x. ALICE NITA BOWEN, b. 29 Oct 1904, Bulloch County, GA; d. 15 Jul 1997; married (1st) ALLEN PORCHER HUBBARD, ON 20 JUN 1929, BULLOCH COUNTY, GA, b. 07 Jul 1903, South Carolina, d. Jun 1968, Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL (Burial: South Thompson Baptist Church Cemetery, Toombs County, Georgia). Many years after divorcing her 1st husband she married (2nd) CHARLES J. SCHENCK (1894-1981), who was also divorced. She had no children. Alice Nita Bowen is buried in Hillcrest Abbey East, Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia beside her 2nd, and last, husband Charles J. Schenck.
xi. EDNA LOREE BOWEN, b. 26 Aug 1907, Bulloch County, GA; d. Jan 1987, Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia. Burial Rosewood Memorial Park, Virginia Beach, Virginia.
xii. MARY JANE BOWEN, b. 22 Oct 1909, Bulloch County, GA; d. 03 Oct 1989, Candler County, Georgia. Burial in Old Anderson Church Cemetery, Collins, Tattnall County, Georgia.
xiii. LILLIE MILDRED BOWEN, b. 22 Aug 1912, Bulloch County, Georgia, d. 15 Oct 1993, Garden City, Chatham County, GA. Burial in Hillcrest Abbey East, Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia.

*This biography is a Work In Progress and will be updated from time to time until completed. Written by William Kenneth Bowen, grandson of Alfred Jackson Bowen, SR. and son of Alfred Jackson "A J" Bowen, JR., Thursday, March 19, 2015.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Alfred Jackson Bowen (1858 - 1929)
  Ann Elizabeth Williams Bowen (1867 - 1931)
 
 Spouse:
  Zona Miller Bowen (1906 - 1968)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sallie Jane Bowen Anderson (1884 - 1942)*
  Minnie Rebecca Bowen Brunson (1885 - 1971)*
  Rufus Lester Bowen (1887 - 1964)*
  William Wright Bowen (1890 - 1952)*
  James Harry Bowen (1892 - 1960)*
  Bertie Frarie Bowen (1894 - 1982)
  Johnie H Bowen (1897 - 1899)*
  Alfred Jackson Bowen (1899 - 1971)*
  Annie Mae Bowen Wilkinson (1902 - 1990)*
  Alice Nita Bowen Schenck (1904 - 1997)*
  Edna Loree Bowen Hendricks (1907 - 1987)*
  Mary Jane Bowen Holland (1909 - 1983)*
  Lillie Mildred Bowen Jones (1912 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Ephesus Cemetery
Statesboro
Bulloch County
Georgia, USA
 
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Record added: Oct 26, 2011
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Bertie Frarie Bowen
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Bertie Frarie Bowen
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