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“Family, I thought the world of Robert, will never forget that laugh.... thoughts and prayers are with you all... ”
1 of 2 | Posted by: Mike Hardy - Nashville, TN

“I am so sorry to hear of Robert's passing. He was a fine man and will be missed by many. You are all dear to my heart and in my prayers. ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: Diane Bowen Ray - Oxford, MS

Robert was born on April 27, 1931 and passed away on Saturday, July 22, 2017.

Robert was a resident of Waynesboro, Mississippi at the time of passing.

He graduated from Mississippi State University with a business degree to obtain a managerial position with Wells Lamont Corporation and retired with 44 years before accepting a job with Hawkeye and Ansel as glove factory manager for six more years.

Mr. Bowen served our country in the United States Navy from 1950-1952 during the Korean War.

Visitation for Mr. Bowen will be held from 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Monday, July 24, 2017 in the Waynesboro First United Methodist Church in Waynesboro. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM with a lie-in-state from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Tuesday, July 25, 2017 from the Waynesboro First United Methodist Church in Waynesboro with Rev. David Hill, Rev. DeJuan Walley, and Seth Sullivan officiating. Interment will be in Waynesboro Cemetery in Waynesboro.