|Birth: ||Oct. 16, 1938|
|Death: ||Sep. 5, 2008|
STATESBORO - Mrs. Marie Christine Cook Bowen, age 69, died Friday morning at the Ogeechee Area Hospice Inpatient Facility. The Washington County, Fla., native was a 1956 graduate of Vernon High School and attended Chipola Junior College. Following her marriage to George Bowen, she traveled with him throughout his military career, moving to Statesboro in 1973. She was a 1992 graduate of Ogeechee Technical College and served as a medical assistant at Family Foot Care for 11 years, before her retirement in 2003. Mrs. Bowen was an active member of the New Life Fellowship Free Will Baptist Church in Statesboro. She was preceded in death by her father, Earl C. Cook; a brother, Kenneth Cook; and a sister, Linda Hummel; and her husband, Chris.
Surviving is her husband of 51 years, George E. Bowen Jr. of Statesboro; three sons and daughters-in-law, Everette and Lisa Bowen of Buckhead, Ga., Richard and Lynn Bowen of Alexandria, Va., and Steven and Trina Bowen of Pooler; a daughter and son-in-law, Janet and Travis Skinner of Statesboro; her mother, Lucile B. Cook of Bonifay, Fla.; eight grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, three brothers and sisters-in-law, Floyd and Jean Cook of Chipley, Fla., Edward and Jean Cook of Sao Paulo, Brazil, and James and Melissa Cook of Bonifay, Fla.; and four sisters and brothers-in-law, Elaine and Darius Tiller of Bonifay, Fla., Shirley and John Walsingham of Wausau, Fla., Lillian and Neil Hearn of Trenton, N.C., and Charlaine and Ken Dyson of El Cajon, Calif. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
The funeral service will be Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the Statesboro New Life Fellowship Free Will Baptist Church with the Rev. Wayne Miracle and the Rev. Neil Hearn officiating. Interment will be in the Bulloch Memorial Gardens.
Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home of Statesboro is in charge of arrangements.
Statesboro Herald, September 6, 2008
George Everette Bowen (1933 - 2014)*
Bulloch Memorial Gardens
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