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Herbert Lee Bowers June 16, 1945 - October 4, 2021

Born: Saturday Jun 16, 1945

Died: Monday Oct 4, 2021

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Herbert Bowers, age 76, passed away on Monday afternoon, October 4, 2021 at home surrounded by family.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 6 from 5 to 7pm at Fair Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at 2pm on Thursday, October 7 at Overlook Cemetery.

Herbert was born on June 16, 1945 to the late Hammie Lee Bowers and Ruby Melissa Moretz Bowers. He was also predeceased by his wife, Molly Jo Taylor Bowers and two sisters, Christine Wall and Elaine Rieson. 

Herbert was a life-long textile worker for Fieldcrest Mills, Spray Cotton Mills and Unifi, Inc. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, and raising game roosters. He loved sports, (especially the Washington Redskins) and NASCAR.

Herbert is survived by two daughters, Jenny Bowers of Greensboro and Debbie Chambers of Eden; sisters, Geraldine Bowers and Jeanine Bowers, both of Eden; brothers, Byron Bowers of Fort Mill, SC, Russell Bowers (Alania) of Eden and Henry Bowers of Knoxville, TN.

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Our deepest condolences. Herbert will be missed by many. He had a genuine heart and was kind to all; always sharing a smile. May God give you each a peace which passes all understanding. from Charles and Gracie Roberson Anthony Roberson and Stephanie and Maya Roberson
Stephanie Roberson
So sorry for your loss.
Bonnie Hale
Prayers for the family. Sure will miss Herbert. Always cheerful and full of life.
Always a good friend and will be missed and remembered by many. ~RIP~ 🐓🐓🐓
Ronnie Gibbs

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