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Helen Bowen, Taylor Co., KY (1927-2011)

She was a member of a large, respected Taylor County, KY family and of the Asbury United Methodist Church near Coburg, Adair County, KY. She was a former co-owner of John Hoffman Fruit Market in Louisville, KY

Helen Bowen, 83, of Campbellsville, KY, died at 5:17pmET, Monday, November 14, 2011 in Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral services will be at 11amET/10amCT, Thursday, November 17, 2011, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Campbellsville, KY by Rev. Don Watson. Burial will be in Brookside Cemetery, West Main Street, Campbellsville, KY.

Pallbearers: Emily Hamlett, Barry Lawson, Allen Pike, Corey Pike, Tony Rose, and Tim Wilcoxson.

Helen Bowen, Taylor Co., KY (1927-2011)

Helen Bowen was the daughter of the late William Rease Bowen and Alice Campbell Bowen. She was born in Taylor County, Kentucky, Wednesday, December 14, 1927. She died Monday, November 14, 2011 in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY, at the age of 83 years, 11 months.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of the Asbury United Methodist Church.

She was co-owner of John Hoffman Fruit Market in Louisville for several years.

She is survived by the following:
  • Two grandchildren: Allen Pike and Patricia Pike Wilcoxson and husband, Tim, all of Campbellsville, KY

  • Three great-grandchildren: Wade Allen Pike of Japan, Corey Jacob Pike and Emily Jae Hamlett of Campbellsville, KY

  • Two sisters and one brother: Marjorie Hendrickson, Jean Stanfield and W. R. Bowen, all of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Alice Lynn Pike January 3, 2000 and three brothers, George Alfred Bowen, Richard Lee Bowen and W. A. Bowen.

Family requests expressions of sympathy be donations to the funeral expenses and may be made at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, in charge of arrangements, 418 Lebanon Avenue, Campbellsville, KY.

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