Mr. Karol Bowers Sr.

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Karol Bowers, Sr., 83, was born on July 14, 1935 and passed away on November 23, 2018.

Karol was a member of Higher Ground Always Abounding Assemblies. He retired from International Paper. He was a 33rd Wishful Master of the Masonic Temple.

Karol is preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Barbara Bowers; parents, Harold and Alice (Moss) Bowers; brothers, Harold, Howard, Jerry, Jimmy, Leonard, Vernon, Eddie, and Charles; and only sister, Nancy NJie. He is survived by his children, Karol (Heidi) Bowers, Brita (Perry) Bowers-Qualls, Karol (Donelle) Bowers, Jr., Ishmael Bowers, Kelly Bowers, and Angie Bowers; a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Visitation 9:00am and Service 10:00am  Saturday December 1, 2018 at MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST 5456 E. Livingston Ave.

Interment at Eastlawn Cemetery.

Condolence Messages

  1. Though your heart must hold sadness right now, may it also hold the blessings of the love that will always be apart of you. Praying that God will comfort your heart uplift your spirit and carry you through this time of sorrow. The death of a love one is never easy, because God put eternity in our hearts. Ecclesiastes 3:11 May you rely on God’s promises to help you endure this difficult time.

  2. To my dear friend Brita and her entire family…. the pain may linger with the loss of your Father. But rest assured that he and & Mrs. Barbara are now together resting peaceful in God’s loving arms. So sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in Jesus at this time.
    With love & light,
    Susan Pritchett

  3. Brian and Susan Evans

    Karol, We are sorry to hear of the loss of your father. You and your family we be in our thoughts and prayers.

  4. You know I had my SPECIAL name for you. You were and will always be My Daddy Bowers. I’m glad I got to visit you, you held my hand and when I asked you did you know it was me Lica you sweezed my hand I brushed your hair and just sat talking to you your lil room mate kept trying to see who I was that’s always gonna have a SPECIAL place in my heart. You had my up most respect from the day you called me over to the house and we had that SPECIAL talk I thank you for that. My deepest condolences go out to my kids who never really had the chance to know such a great man and their grandfather Heidi Britta Ishmel and Bunny you guys know how I felt bout this man and my heart hurts for you sending prayers and condolences to you. Daddy Bowers you will truly be missed but not forgotten Barbara is up there waiting for you.

  5. Irish J. Richardson

    To the Bowers family. My heart is with you and your family at this time of your loss. There is comfort in knowing God’s promises about the resurrection hope. (Acts 24:15) and (John 5:28,29) In the past God has resurrected humans and He is eager to do it again because He hates death. (Mark 5:41-43) I would like to discuss more with you about God’s promises. Feel free to contact me at (614) 870-2979. Love Your Neighbor Irish J. Richardson. Please call!

  6. Leonard W. Bowers Jr.

    RIH Unc,
    If anyone made it you did for sure.

  7. Herb Guyer-Sharfenaker USMC

    God Bless and Thank YOU, Karol for your Military Service..RIP.. And Semper Fi.

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