Rose Marie Bowen, age 75, of Williamsburg, Kentucky departed this life on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, Tennessee. She was born on June 29, 1940 in Whitley County, Kentucky to the late John Henry Berry and Rosa (Smith) Berry. Rose Marie was a devout Christian. She was a 1957 graduate of Williamsburg High School and a 1979 graduate of Cumberland College. She attended the Lincoln Institute in Louisville, Kentucky.
She is survived by her three sons, Kevin Bowen, Johnathan Bowen (Sheryl) and Darian Bowen (Sherry), of Williamsburg; eight grandchildren, Nicholas Chapman, Mya Elizabeth, Cameron Bowen, Rose Bowen, Naomi Lin, Sydney Bowen, Zachariah Bowen and Arianna Bowen; her mother, Rosa (Smith) Berry of Williamsburg; three brothers, John Berry Jr. (Patricia) of Dearborn, Michigan, Marcus Leon Berry (Peggy) of Finley, Ohio and Michael Berry (Ashley) of Owensboro, Kentucky; four sisters, Leila Bentley of Jacksonville, Florida, Maxine Kellogg (Bill) of Jellico, Tennessee, Mary Dugger (Ken) of Williamsburg and Helena Bowden (David) of Fredericksburg, Virginia; and a host of other relatives and friends to mourn her passing.
Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. on Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel.
She will be laid to rest following a private Family Graveside Service in the Croley Addition of Highland Park Cemetery.