July 22, 1954 - June 10, 2017
Funeral services for William Lynn Bowers, Sr., age 62, of Grenada, are at 1 p.m., Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at the Mortimer National Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in the Longview Cemetery near Carrollton.
Visitation is Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Mortimer National Funeral Home.
William died June 10, 2017 at his home.
He was born on July 22, 1954 in Carrollton and was the son of Tommie Earl Bowers, Sr. and Eunice Cleghorn Bowers.
William worked as a heavy equipment operator. He was baptized at the New Bethel Baptist Church.
William was preceded in death by his parents, Tommie and Eunice Bowers; one son, James William Hayles; and one sister, Shirley Bonnie Hughes.
He is survived by one daughter, Eunice Roxanne Bowers of Thibodaux, Louisana; two sons, William Lynn Bowers, II and his wife, Rachel, of Vaiden, and Tommie Lee Bowers of North Carrollton; three brothers, Tommie Earl Bowers, II of Jefferson, James Rube Bowers and his wife, Cindy, of Grenada, and Denver Lee Bowers, Sr. of Grenada; and three grandchildren, Brittany Hayles, Katherine Bowers, and William Hagen Bowers.
Mortimer National Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.