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Arrow Bowden

April 20, 1921 — November 29, 2020

Graveside services for Mrs. Arrow Virginia Ward Bowden will be held on Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at 1:00 pm with Bro. Jason Martin officiating. Interment will be in Mt. Horeb Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mrs. Bowden, 99, passed away on Sunday, November 29, 2020 at Neshoba County Nursing Home. She loved to sew, making western shirts and dresses. She worked for over 20 years at the Burnlee shirt factory and the hosiery mill. She loved to listen to gospel music. She loved spending time with her family.
She is survived by her son, Ricky Bowden; Grandchildren, Raymond M. Bowden, Ray Williams, Leslie Bowden,and Kenneth Bowden Jr.; Sister, Dorothy Fain; Niece, Belinda Benson; other great grandchildren, great -great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Tom and Pearl Ward; and by her sons, Raymond, Kenneth, and Horace Bowden.

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Graveside Service

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Mt. Horeb Baptist Church

Zero Rd, Meridian, MS 39301

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