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Bro. Sherman Bowles, Summer Shade, KY (1927-2017)

He was a farmer, factory worker and a Methodist preacher and a member of Goodson Chapel Methodist Church. He was an Army veteran. He was a member of a highly regarded family. He was the son of the late Troy & Maude Taylor Bowles and the widower of Edith Hicks Bowles. He leaves seven direct living descendants, spanning four generations.
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Brother Sherman T. Bowles, age 90, of Glasgow, KY, died Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Glenview Health Care Center in Glasgow.

Funeral services will be Wednesday November 1, 2017 at 3pmCT, at the McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, with burial to follow in the Summer Shade Cemetery. Visitation will be 11am-4pmCT, Tuesday October 31, 2017 at the McMurtrey Funeral Home.


Bro. Sherman Bowles, Summer Shade, KY (1927-2017)


Born July 7, 1927 in Summer Shade, KY, he was a son of the late Troy & Maude Taylor Bowles. He died Sunday, October 29, 2017, in Glasgow, Barren County, KY, at the age of 90 years, three months, and 22 days.

He was the widower of Edith Hicks Bowles, who died January 16, 2007.

He was a farmer, factory worker and a Methodist preacher and a member of Goodson Chapel Methodist Church. He was an Army veteran.

Survivors include:
  • One daughter: Carolyn Bowles Priddy, Glasgow, KY

  • Two grand daughters: Gina Colter and Shelly Flood

  • Three great grandchildren Taylor Dauray, and Michela, and Shelby Colter

  • One great great grandchild: Easton Luke Colter
He was also preceded in death by four brothers Kenneth (Red), Joe, Harrison and Tommy Bowles; and one sister Martha Tudor and one son-in-law, Donnie Priddy

Send condolences to the family of Sherman T. Bowles

Memorials may be made to the Summer Shade Cemetery

McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, is in charge of arrangements.


This story was posted on 2017-10-31 03:46:30.
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