Lula Beatrice Delamar Bowden, 66, of Kinston, died Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, at CarolinaEast Medical Center. Funeral service is noon Tuesday, Dec. 10, at Mount Shiloh M.B. Church with the Rev. Tyrone Fleshman officiating. She is survived by her sons, Norman Bowden Jr. of Compton, Calif., Jockes Bowden of New Bern and Johnny Rose of Los Angeles, Calif.; daughters, Grinda Fleshman and Yanncy Rose, both of Kinston, Shawn Bowden of Compton, Calif., and Rochelle Delamar of Adlento, Calif.; sisters, Dorothy Mae Brown of San Bernadino, Calif., and Joyce Taylor of Kinston; 19 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Condolences are accepted at oscarsmortuary.com. Arrangements by Oscar's Mortuary, Inc.
Published in Free Press from Dec. 8 to Dec. 11, 2013