Kimberly Hughes Gower, age 46, of Wilmington, NC, passed away Saturday December 22, 2012, at her residence.

Graveside services will be held 2PM Friday at the Oak Grove Church Cemetery in Bladenboro,NC with Dr.Phillip Newton officiating.

Visitation will be 6-8 PM Thursday at Wilmington Funeral and Cremation.

Kimberly is survived by her husband, Keith Gower of Wilmington; a son, David "Jeremy" Epps of Wilmington; stepchildren, Bryan Gower Jr. and Cory Gower both of Wilmington, Peyten Diane Gower of CoCo Beach,Fl.; her parents, Harold & Erma Hughes of Wilmington; and her father and mother in-law, James and Julia Gower of Wilmington.

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Published in the Wilmington Star-News from Dec. 27 to Dec. 28, 2012