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Kenneth Ashby Bowen (10-17-2013)
A memorial service for Mr. Kenneth Ashby Bowen, 74, of D’Arbonne Community was held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16 at Culbertson Baptist Church with Bro. Jeff May and Gary Canterberry officiating. Burial will be in Culbertson Cemetery at a later date. Arrangements were under the direction of Farrar Funeral Home of Farmerville.
Mr. Bowen, a retired carpenter from LA. Tech buildings and grounds, died Monday, Oct. 14, 2013. He graduated from James Wood High School in Winchester, VA. He was a member of Culbertson Baptist Church in the D’Arbonne Community where he served as past Sunday school superintendent, RA leader, grounds keeper and custodian. He was a charter member of Twin Creek Hunting Club. Kenny was preceded in death by his parents, Turner Bowen and Retha Offutt. Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Teresa Wade Bowen; 1 son, Kelly Wade Bowen and wife, Riayn; 1 daughter, Laura Bowen Williams and husband, Timmy; mother-in-law, Betty Wade; sister-in-law, Karen Williams & husband, J. N.; brother-in-law, Steven Wade and wife, Lesa; 1 grandchild, Piper Nicole Bowen all of D’Arbonne; his adopted LA family: Butch and Elaine Pardue and Billy and Lou King; special friends: Wayne Hammons, Billy Toney, Paul Hartwick, Shane Griffin, Mitchell Roach, Travis Hood, Barry Noles, Danny Frasier, Barlow and Jean Futrell, Richard Dunn, and Ralph Provost and many other relatives and friends. Visitation was Tuesday, Oct. 15 at Farrar Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials be made to Culbertson Baptist Church, 3286 Hwy 151, Farmerville, LA 71241.
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