Mary McCarter Bowling
1951 - 2020
Mary McCarter Bowling affectionately known as Pennye, was born on March 23, 1951 in Gary, Indiana. She was the youngest child born to Samuel and Rachel McCarter. A graduated of Roosevelt High School class of 1969. Pennye accepted Christ at an early age and had been an active member of Pilgrim Missionary Baptist Church in Gary, Indiana where she took pride in reading the church announcements during Sunday Service. She retired from the Gary Community School Corporation after 25 years of service. Preceded in death by her parents Samual and Rachel McCarter, 2 brothers, Van McCarter and Samuel McCarter Jr.; 4 sisters Carrie Richards, Rosee McCarter, Annie Anthony and Angie Williams. Pennye leaves to cherish her fond memories 3 sons Ronald Thompson Sr., Andre Bowling Sr., and Gorden Crowther Jr.; 3 loving grandchildren Cheyenne Thompson, Ronald Thompson Jr., and Andre Bowling Jr., 1 brother Willie McCarter; 2 sisters Betty Chism and Barbara Cox; best friend Ms. Vinnie Larkin and a host of nieces, nephews and friends. Memorial Services January 10, 2020 at 11:00a.m. at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church 735 East 20th Avenue. Pastor Marion J. Johnson, Jr. Officiating.

Published by Post-Tribune on Jan. 8, 2020.
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Memorial service
Mt. Moriah Baptist Church
735 East 20th Avenue, IN
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Linda Brown McCarter
January 11, 2020
My condolences Barbara to you and your family. Penny's is now cheering for the Master. May the Peace of God the surpasses all understanding comfort and strengthen you all.
Richard Gordon
January 9, 2020
Our deepest sympathy and sincere condolences to Rhonda Dotson and family on the loss of your Loved One! May God keep you and provide comfort to you all.
Lucius & Angela Allen
January 9, 2020
RIP Pennye, big Joe. 25 fo life
January 9, 2020
My heart is heavy as me and my boys continue to lose our OUR mothers that help raise, love , pray and care for us.

Rom, you and your family will be in our prayers.

We will miss that smile and laugh!

Shannon Joseph
January 8, 2020

Wishing you feelings of comfort, moments of peace, and memories of joy during this difficult time.
Linda Brown McCarter
January 7, 2020
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