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“Dear Family & Bro.Gower: It is with great sorrow we found that Sis.Gower and gone to Heaven But what a Wonderful thing to know she is there with her...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Fellowship Baptist Church - NC

“To the entire Gower Family, my many thoughts and prayers are extended to you. I am so glad I was able to reconnect with Chris and Joe recently. I had...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Jane Lassiter Adams - Smithfield, NC

“Chris was a wonderful friend and I always enjoyed being with her. She made the best chocolate pies I have ever eaten. We had a lot of good times...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Mary Vinson Woodard - Clayton, NC

“Dear Lee Ann & Bev, Your Mom was a very special lady. It was so sad to hear of her passing, but no doubt she is in a "Better" place. She was truly a...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Valerie Woodard Dupree - Clayton, NC

“Bev, So sorry for your loss. My mother and I will remember your mother for her sweet smile. She always had that smile on when I saw her at Carolina...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Linda Ridout - Smithfiled, NC

“Mrs. Gower was a special lady. I loved taken care of her for the past year. I real enjoyed the talks she shared with me. She will be missed very much...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Dorothy hawley - Four oaks, NC

“Remembering your family in this your time of need. ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Ronda and Cheryl Register - NC

“Glad I got the opportunity to get to know your family this past weekend. So sorry for your loss. Heaven has a new angel all dressed in pink! Your...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Catina Grimes - Princeton, NC

“I am so sorry for your loss. I know how proud she was of her family and what a wonderful Mom she was to you and your sister. I am sorry that I won...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Angela Sikes Krause - Wake Forest, NC


Chrystelle "Chris" Lee Gower, 88, passed away on Tuesday, March 13, 2012. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, March 15, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at McLaurin Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Mark White officiating. Interment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Park. She is survived by her husband, Joseph R. Gower, daughters, Beverly Hawkins of Pine Level, LeeAnn Williams of Wake Forest, sister, Cleo Barbour of Clayton, brother, Gattis Lee of Clayton, granddaughter, Cathi Lyon of Archer Lodge. The family will receive friends and relatives on Thursday, March 15, 2012 from 10:00 to 11:00a.m. with service to follow. Flowers are appreciated or memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, Music Fund, PO Box 35, Clayton, NC 27528 or to 3HC Home Health & Hospice, 723 S 3rd Street # C, Smithfield, NC 27577 or to Carolina House of Smithfield-Resident, Activity Fund, 830 Birkshire Road, Smithfield, NC 27577. Condolences may be made to the family at www.mclaurinatpinecrest.com. Arrangements by McLaurin at Pinecrest, Funerals & Cremations, Clayton, NC 27520