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“Faye and family,Sorry to hear of your loss. However, I feel sure the good memories of him will help sustain you in the future.Shirlee Kinsey-Evans ”
1 of 7 | Posted by: Shirlee Kinsey-Evans - Statham, GA

“Please accept my sincere condolences for your loss. May your fond memories bring peace and comfort to family and friends during this most difficult...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: LC - Dacula, GA

“Ms. Faye and family, so sorry for your loss. He will be truly missed at Providence. Your family will be in our thoughts and prayers. ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Tony & Cathy Irvin - Demorest

“I have many memories of Mr. Ray...He was our Sunday school teacher for my whole childhood....I watched his children grow in our church...He as well...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Linda Phillips - Winterville, GA

“We will miss Ray at Providence. He was always the one who gave you a smile and a warm hand shake. Always sharing his faith and his concerns of...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Barbara and Chuck Patterson - GA

“Faye, Sharon, Marty and family,You are all in our thoughts and prayers. May God be with each of you. Love you all so much. Bruce & Joan PattonRosa...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: Joan Patton - Lawrenceville, GA

“Praying for you and the family. So sorry for your loss. Mr.Ray will be dearly missed at Providence. ”
7 of 7 | Posted by: Becky Goss - Clarkesville, GA


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Mr. Ray Bower, age 83, of Cleveland, Georgia passed away June 9, 2016. A native of Bethlehem, Georgia, he was a son of the late Sam and Pearl Perry Bower. Mr. Bower was a retired inspector with The United States Department of Agriculture. He was a former longtime member of Bethel Baptist Church and was a member of Providence Baptist Church in Batesville, Georgia. Mr. Bower was a U. S. Army Veteran and was a longtime Barrow County resident.

Surviving are Wife, Faye Kinsey Bower of Cleveland, Children, Sharon Bower of Athens, Marty and Suzannah Bower of Great Falls, Montana, Grandchildren, Andrea Tillman, Emily Tillman Casper, Samantha Tillman, Hannah Bower and Jesse Bower, Five Great Grandchildren, Brother, Warren Bower, Sisters, Rebecca Whitley and Pat Schermerhorn.

A Graveside Service will be held, Sunday, June 12, 2016 at 3:00 P. M. at the Covington City Cemetery with Rev. Johnny Wright and Mr. Steve Ray officiating. The Family requests that flowers please be omitted and that memorials please be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Drive, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 or Gideon's International, P. O. Box 449, Winder, Georgia 30680.