Mr. Carl N. Bowen, 87, of Cottonwood, Alabama,
died Saturday, August 25, 2012 at his residence surrounded by his loving
Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Tuesday,
August 28, 2012 in Clearman Chapel of Southern Heritage Funeral Home with
Reverend Marrell Turvin officiating. Burial will follow in Howard Grove Freewill
Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until
8:00 p.m. tonight at the funeral home.
Born in Houston County, Alabama, Carl was a son
of the late John Wesley and Lela Jernigan Bowen. He was a farmer and worked as
the custodian at Ashford High School until his retirement. He is a member of
Love Hill Assembly of God Church.
In addition to his parents, Mr. Bowen was
preceded in death by six brothers and four sisters.
Surviving are a son, Steve (Shelia) Bowen,
Columbia, Al; three daughters, Gail (Joe) Cameron, Andalusia, AL, Janice Poole,
Cottonwood, AL, Kathy (Dan Snider) Gibson, Dothan, AL; eleven grandchildren and
nine great grandchildren.