Eber Marris Bowen went to his eternal rest with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on March 2, 2014. He was born December 7, 1935 in Guys, TN to the late Eber B. and Lessie King Bowen. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Jerrie; his sons Mike and Kenny Bowen and their wives, Suzie and Sandy. His sisters, JoAnn Maupin and Naomi Michaels. His grandchildren, Colby, Michael and Kelly, and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a sister, Charlotte Theiler.
Marris was an avid golfer at Humboldt Golf Club, and an active member of West Jackson Baptist Church and the Legacy Sunday School class. A Celebration of Life Service will be held Thursday at 11 am at West Jackson Baptist Church with Rev. Ron Hale officiating, assisted by Dallas Carpenter. Visitation with the family will be Wednesday evening from 6-9 p.m. at the funeral home and one hour preceding the service. Memorials may be directed to West Jackson Baptist Church Debt Retirement Fund.
Published in The Jackson Sun on Mar. 5, 2014