|Birth: ||Jun. 8, 1862|
|Death: ||May 20, 1935|
In Memory of...
Jeff Davis Bowers
According to the death certificate, Mr. Bowers lived at 51 Whiteford Street, Atlanta, GA at the time of his death which occurred May 20, 1935 at 2:45am. He died of a cerebral hemorrhage that happened on May 11, 1935. Chronic nephritis is listed as a contributing factor in his death as well.
The certificate lists his father as Jasper B. Bowers, born in Baldwin Co., GA. His mother is listed as Amanda Williamson of an unknown location. The death certificate for Mr. Jeff Davis Bowers' sister, Mary Elizabeth Bowers, lists their mother as Amanda Hickman. At present, it is unclear whether their mother, Amanda was born a Hickman and married a Williamson prior to marrying Mr. Bowers or vice versa. More research and time may answer that question.
The informant for Mr. Bowers death certificate is listed as Mary B. Clark of Macon, GA. At this time her relationship to Mr. Bowers remains unclear, but it is suspected she is probably his daughter.
Mr. Bowers' arrangements were entrusted to Hart's Mortuary of Macon, GA and he was laid to rest in Rocky Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Forsyth, Monroe Co., GA on May 21, 1935.
According to a 1911 public directory for Macon, GA, Mr. Bowers is living with his wife Sarah D. Bowers on Bellvue Avenue and is listed with an occupation of motorman.
According to the 1923 public directory, Mr. Bowers is living in Atlanta on Ormewood Avenue with his wife, Sarah D. Bowers and his occupation is listed as elevator operator.
Information came from the death certificate of Mr. Jeff Davis Bowers, GA Department of Public Health, registry #2190, DeKalb Co., GA.
Sarah D Bowers (____ - 1927)
Flishen Bowers (1891 - 1892)*
Rocky Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Benae
Record added: Jan 28, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 104320867