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Nancy Joanne Bowen Brown
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Birth: Sep. 27, 1941
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 2, 2006
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA

A loving mother and grandmother... she loved the Lord, and it showed in everything that she did. She is dearly missed by all who knew her and loved her.

Marshall Hoffman RHYNE (1940-1977)
- married: April 14 1962

Jeffrey Todd Rhyne (1963-___)
Peter Marshall Rhyne (1967-1967)
Jennifer Leigh Rhyne (1968-____)

Gerald Lee Brown (1941-____)
- married: March 29, 1987

George Alexander BOWEN

Michael Anthony Bowen (1937-____)
Dawn Elaine Bowen (1939-2008)

Belmont - Joanne Bowen Rhyne Brown, 65, of 104 James Drive, Belmont, NC, passed away on Monday, October 02, 2006 at Carolinas Medical Center.
She was a native of Belmont, NC, and was the daughter of the late George Alexander and Katie Featherstone Bowen.
INTERMENT: Private family committal at Gaston Memorial Park, Gastonia, NC
MEMORIAL SERVICE: 11:00AM, Thursday, October 05, 2006 at First Presbyterian Church
VISITATION: Following Memorial Service at the Church.
Joanne was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and sister. She was a friend to all and a caregiver to many. She attended Lenoir Rhyne College, was an active member of First Presbyterian Church of Belmont, where she taught Sunday School. She volunteered at Gaston Memorial Hospital.
SURVIVORS: Husband, Gerald Lee Brown, Sr.; Son and Daughter in Law, Jeffrey Todd & Lindsay Rhyne of Belmont; Daughter & Son in Law, Jennifer Leigh Rhyne & Bruce Dann of Charlotte; Brother & Sister in Law, Tony & Shirley Bowen of Chelsea, Michigan; Sister & Brother in law, Dawn & Johnny Cobb of Belmont; grandson, William Marshall Rhyne; granddaughters, Kathryn Jane Rhyne, Anna Claire Rhyne and Catherine Sloane Clark; Step son, Gerald Lee Brown, Jr. Step daughters , Lee Ann Guice and husband, Mark and Kecia Woodie and husband, Kevin; Step grandchildren, Laney Marie Guice, Madeline Elise Woodie, Taylor Douglas Woodie and Meredith Elizabeth Dann; numerous nephews & nieces, great nephews & nieces
PRECEEDED IN DEATH BY: her parents: her first husband, Marshall Hoffman Rhyne, Jr.
OFFICIATING CLERGY: Reverends Samuel Warner and Wilson Rhoton
MEMORIALS: First Presbyterian Church, PO Box 1, Belmont, NC 28012 or to American Diabetes Assiciation, 222 South Church Street, Suite 336 M, Charlotte, NC 28202
Condolences may be sent online at
ARRANGEMENTS: McLean Funeral Directors of Belmont
Family links: 
  George Alexander Bowen (1916 - 2001)
  Katie Frances Featherstone Bowen (1916 - 2004)
  Marshall Hoffman Rhyne (1940 - 1977)
  Michael Anthony Bowen (1937 - 2015)*
  Dawn Elaine Bowen Cobb (1939 - 2008)*
  Nancy Joanne Bowen Brown (1941 - 2006)
*Calculated relationship
Gaston Memorial Park
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Mike Bowen
Record added: Aug 29, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21239761
Nancy Joanne <i>Bowen</i> Brown
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Nancy Joanne <i>Bowen</i> Brown
Added by: Mike Bowen
Nancy Joanne <i>Bowen</i> Brown
Added by: Mike Bowen
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- Barbara Nichols
 Added: Jan. 28, 2009
I miss you... with love, Mike
- Mike Bowen
 Added: Aug. 6, 2008

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