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1011 Augusta Street
Greenville, SC 29605
Phone: (864) 242-1144
Fax: (864) 232-4636
William Bowens

William Calvin Bowens

Saturday June 26, 1948 - Monday June 24, 2019
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Obituary

On June 24, 2019, William Calvin Bowens, passed away. On Monday, June 24, 2019. He entered this life on June 26, 1948, in Pickens County, South Carolina, a son of the late Calvin Odell Bowens and Letha Mae Rosemond Bowens.

He enjoyed his retirement after a lengthy career in the manufacturing industry. His passions were gardening and spending quality time with his family. You could often find him rooting for the Atlanta Falcons or Clemson University teams.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Jerry Bowens.

Left to cherish many fond memories are his wife, Karen Beeks Bowens of Greenville; two daughters, Annette Gordon of Detroit, MI, and Washica Rhodes of Easley; two stepdaughters, Shannetra Owens of Mauldin, and Quiona Bowens of Greenville; three sons, Perry (Ivette) Bowens and William Bowens, Jr., both of Greenville, and Antonio Rhodes of Easley; one stepson, Terrance Bowens of Chicago, IL; four sisters, Emily B. (Willie) Sullivan of Greenville, Amy (Tommy) Preston and Gladys Gillespie, both of Easley, and Jocelyn Allgood of Brooklyn, NY; one brother, Leroy Bowens of Greenville; twenty-three grandchildren; twenty great-grand-children; his ex-wife, Dorothy Heyward Bowens of Greenville; and a host of other relatives and friends.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday June 29, 2019 | 3:00pm - 4:00pm
    When
    Saturday June 29, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm
    Location
    Watkins, Garrett & Woods Mortuary
    Address
    1011 Augusta Street
    GREENVILLE, SC 29605
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  • Service

    Saturday June 29, 2019 | 4:00pm
    When
    Saturday June 29, 2019 4:00pm
    Location
    Watkins, Garrett & Woods Mortuary
    Address
    1011 Augusta Street
    GREENVILLE, SC 29605
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  • Interment

    Location
    Private Burial
    Address
    Undisclosed
    Private, unknown
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Lewis

Posted at 04:04pm
Praying for the family, keep the faith. from Rev Lewis Devlin
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JB

Posted at 08:53am
We are truly Sadden to learn of the death of your loved one. As Numbers 23:19 reminds us - "God is not a mere man who tells lies, nor a son of man who changes his mind. When he says something, will he not do it? When he speaks, will he not carry it out?" Everything God has promised will come true, and he has promised that soon now, He will "swallow up death forever."(Isaiah 25:8.) Although your grief is heavy now, by means of the resurrection (John 5:28, 29) you will gain joy again!! My deepest sympathy to the family.

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