Thursday, September 23, 2010

Jerrell "Jerry" Bowers, 73, of Harrisonville, died Saturday, Sept. 18, 2010, at Cass Regional Medical Center in Harrisonville.

He was born Sept. 12, 1937, in Cassville, the son of Lee and Esther Bowers.

Survivors include: his wife, Kay, of the home; two sons, Troy and Greg; one daughter, Patti; eight grandchildren; two brothers, his identical twin brother, Ferrell Bowers, and Carroll Bowers; and two sisters, Doris Henbest and Maxine Nelson.

He was preceded in death by one infant brother, Farris Wayne.

He was a graduate of Exeter High School.

Funeral services were held today (Wednesday) at the Harrisonville First Baptist Church.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Harrisonville Public School Foundation for the Food For Thought Backpack Program.