|Birth: ||Aug. 20, 1917|
|Death: ||Nov. 19, 2007|
Sophia D. Bowers, Elizabethton, died Monday, November 19, 2007 in Pine Ridge Care Center following an extended illness. She was a native of Carter County and a daughter of the late Enoch and Amelia Heatherly Dinsmore. Mrs. Bowers was a member of Nidiffer's Chapel and was retired from Bemberg Corp.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Roy Bowers, two brothers, Henry and Stanley Dinsmore and two sisters, Millie Holloway and Arthie Williams.
Survivors include one daughter, Connie Bowers Morrison, several grandchildren, three half-brothers, Lawrence, Carson, and Howard Dinsmore and two half-sisters, June Murray and Lena Shelton. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
The funeral service for Mrs. Bowers will be conducted at 7 p.m. Friday, November 23 in the Tetrick Funeral Home Riverside Chapel with Rev. Darrell Holly officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 until 7 p.m. Friday in the chapel prior to the service.
The graveside service and interment will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, November 24 in Caldwell Springs Baptist Church Cemetery. Everyone is welcome to meet the family at funeral home at 1:15 p.m. Saturday to go in procession to the cemetery. Active pallbearers will be selected from family and friends.
The family wishes to extend a special thank you to the staff of Pine Ridge Care Center for the loving care given to Mrs. Bowers
Roy C Bowers (1906 - 1992)*
Caldwell Springs Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: harlee hyder
Record added: Mar 14, 2011
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