Published 9:49 am Tuesday, March 17, 2015
Lewis Bowers, 81, of Elizabethton, passed away unexpectedly on Saturday, March 14, 2015, at Sycamore Shoals Hospital. He was the son of the late Crawford and Myrtle Williams Bowers and was born in Carter County.
Mr. Bowers was retired from Ford Motor Company in Brookpark, Ohio, and was a member of First United Methodist Church in Elizabethton.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Ann Bowers, of the home; a daughter, Diana Winter-Strano and her husband, Vincent Strano, Elizabethton; a grandson, Jason Winter, Tampa, Fla.; and his loving step-mother, Mary Lou Bowers, Elizabethton.
The family will hold a Celebration of Life Service on Thursday, March 19, at 2 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Elizabethton with Rev. Raymond Amos Sr. officiating. The family will receive friends at the residence at anytime. Those who prefer memorials in lieu of flowers may make donations to the Organ Fund of First United Methodist Church, 325 East E Street, Elizabethton, TN 37643.
Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, is serving the Bowers family. Office: (423) 542-2232. Obituary Line: (423) 543-4917.