Brian Rayvon Bowden

NEW BERN - Brian Rayvon Bowden, 41, of New Bern, went to heaven, Sunday, January 13, 2013.

Brian was the loving husband of Judith Bowden and precious son of Gerri Thompson. He is also survived by his stepfather, Tommy Thompson; sister, Carrie Bowden Freed; stepbrothers, George Bowden III and Shane Bowden; a loving family and special cousins, Ronnie Lee and Eric Hardison.

Brian was a member of Broad Street Christian Church and he worked for City of New Bern in the parks and recreation department. Brian is a bright light that will never fade in our hearts.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at Cotten Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at Cotten. Burial will follow at Greenleaf Memorial Park.

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Arrangements are by Cotten Funeral Home.

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Published in Sun Journal from Jan. 15 to Jan. 18, 2013