Edward Hooper Mowbray
Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Edward Hooper Mowbray 87 passed away Friday, January 24, 2014.
He was born June 27, 1926, in Cambridge, Maryland. Mr. Mowbray retired as President and CEO of Phillips Oil Company. He was a graduate of Washington College and served his country in the U.S. Air Force during World War II. He was a mason, and avid golfer, loved football and was the first person to kick a forty yard field goal in his home state of Maryland.
He is survived by his two children: Allen Mowbray (Sam) of Edenton, N.C. and Deborah Lee Hill (David) of Easton, MD. His is also survived by his fiancée, Billie J. Johnson of Myrtle Beach and six grandchildren.
A Memorial service will be held at 1:00 PM, Sunday, January 26, 2014, at McMillan-Small Funeral Home with Dr. J. Kirk Lawton Jr officiating. His family will receive friends following the service at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers: memorials may be made to Coastal Carolina University, PO Box 261954, Conway, S.C. 29528-6054.
An online guestbook is available at msfh.net.
McMillan-Small Funeral Home and Crematory
906 67th Avenue North Myrtle Beach, SC 29572-7506
Published in The Sun News on Jan. 25, 2014