Blondel Bowers

Friday, August 20, 2004

ADVANCE, Mo. -- Blondel Marlene Bowers, 71, of Mexia, Texas, died Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2004, at her home.

She was born June 6, 1933, in Advance. She and Jesse L. Bowers were married Jan. 8, 1951.

Bowers retired from Mexia State School.

Survivors include a daughter, Melissa Haney of Groesbeck, Texas; a son, Terry Bowers of Tehuacana, Texas; two brothers, Charles May of Advance, Lloyd Carlton of Florida; a sister, Charlotte Lanpher of Advance; and three grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband and five sisters.

Graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Fairview Cemetery in Advance.

Porter Funeral Home in Mexia is in charge of arrangements.