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Mary Cherry-Bowens

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Mary Cherry-Bowens Obituary
September 18, 1949 - October 24, 2015 Mary Cherry-Bowens, transitioned to the Lord on October 24, 2015. Mary was born on September 18, 1949, in Savannah, TN, to Alex and Annie Cherry, Sr. She was preceded in death by son, Gentry McClatchey, Jr., parents, and siblings Norman Nunn and Joe Cherry. Mary was a 1967 graduate of Gary Roosevelt. For many years she worked for Dr. William R. Lewis. Mary was very sociable. She enjoyed talking, laughing and having a good time. She married Gentry McClatchey, Sr. They had one son, Gentry, Jr., who was her pride and joy. Mary was later married to Bennie Bowens. She leaves to cherish her memory, granddaughter, Mya McClatchey and daughter-in-law, Heidi McClatchey; brothers, Alex Cherry, James (Jacqui) Cherry; sisters, Rosie Atkinson and LaWanda Cherry; a host of relatives and friends. Visitation Thursday, October 29, 2015 from 9:00 a.m. until service at 11:00 a.m. all at Western Christian Church, 2826 W. 15th Avenue, Gary. Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.
Published in the Post Tribune on Oct. 28, 2015
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