Dorothy "Carolyn" GowensJune 22, 1936 ~ December 18, 2017 (age 81)
Funeral services will be at 11 A.M. Wednesday, December 20, 2017, at Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Chapel for Dorothy “Carolyn” Gowens, 81, of Ball Play. Mrs. Gowens passed away December 18, 2017. Dr. Rodney Gilmore will officiate. Entombment will follow at Crestwood Mausoleum. Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Funeral Home & Cemetery is in charge.
Mrs. Gowens loved canning foods, sewing, cooking and listening to Christmas music year round. She was of the Baptist Faith.
She is preceded in death by her husband; Wayne Gowens, parents; Finis and Audrey Gaskey, sons; Donnie, Stevie and Joel.
She is survived by her children; Carol Downey and John Gowens, 5 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, sister; Betty Turner, brother; Marcel (Susan) Gaskey, and several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM Tuesday night at the funeral home.