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Virginia Elizabeth Smith Bowen
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Birth: Feb. 2, 1940
Cedar Crossing
Toombs County
Georgia, USA
Death: Feb. 26, 2012
Blackshear
Pierce County
Georgia, USA

Name:
Virginia Elizabeth Smith Bowen

Dates:
Birth date: February 02, 1940
Death date: February 26, 2012

Obituary:
Mrs. Virginia Elizabeth Smith Bowen, 72 of Blackshear, passed away Sunday morning (February 26, 2012) at her residence.

Born in Cedar Crossing, GA on February 2, 1940, she had lived in Pierce County most of her adult life. Mrs. Bowen had been a school bus driver for the Pierce County Board of Education and had also done upholstery work. She was of the Baptist faith and was a daughter of the late Curtis Franklin & Sarah Elizabeth Mumford Smith. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Quinton Bowen; a sister, Adna Mussara; and four brothers, Edward L. Parker, Curtis F. Smith, Jr., Robert D. Smith and Hugh H. Smith, Sr.

Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Cheryl & Dale Ellis of Hortense and Sarah & Buddy Smith of Bickley; a son and daughter-in-law, Thomas "Bubba" & Pamela Bowen of Seymour, MO; a sister, Mary D. Smith of Waynesville; four brothers, Alvin A. Parker, Harold W. Parker and Virgil H. Smith all of Brunswick and Alfred Parker of Bradenton, FL; 9 grandchildren, Gilbert Dale Ellis, Jr., Thomas Malachi Ellis, Jennifer Marie Ellis, Robert Anthony Ellis, Rebekah Delaney Smith, Zeke Smith, Chrissy Bowen, Matthew Bowen and Meagon Bown; 2 great grandchildren, Tess Anne Ellis and Thomas Malachi Ellis, Jr. and several nieces, nephews & other relatives.

Visitation:
Visitation for Mrs. Bowen will be held Tuesday evening, February 28, 2012, from 6 until 8 at the funeral home.

Service:
Funeral services for Mr. Bowen will be held Wednesday afternoon (February 29, 2012) at 2:00 o'clock from the Pearson-Dial Chapel.

Cemetery:
Interment will be in the Waters Cemetery.

Pearson-Dial Funeral Home
659 Main Street | Blackshear, GA 31516
Phone: (912) 449-6626
E-Mail: pdfh1@accessatc.net
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Curtis Franklin Smith (1911 - 1973)
  Sarah Elizabeth Mumford Parker Smith (1904 - 1992)
 
 Spouse:
  Eugene Quinton Bowen (1934 - 2007)
 
 Siblings:
  Edward L. Parker (1922 - 2010)**
  Edward Lewis Parker (1922 - 2010)**
  Curtis F. "Nick" Smith (1933 - 2003)*
  Hugh Max Smith (1938 - 2006)*
  Hugh Max Smith (1938 - 2006)*
  Virginia Elizabeth Smith Bowen (1940 - 2012)
  Adna Smith Mussara (1942 - 1971)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Waters Cemetery
Pierce County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
Record added: Feb 27, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85820024
Virginia Elizabeth <i>Smith</i> Bowen
Added by: Wiregrass Irisheyes
 
 
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- Randy Shepherd
 Added: Feb. 28, 2012

- Randy Shepherd
 Added: Feb. 28, 2012

- Wiregrass Irisheyes
 Added: Feb. 27, 2012
 
 
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