Grover “Jack” Bowers, age 83 of Millersville, passed away Friday, September 30, 2016 at Saint Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.

He was born March 20, 1933, in Oran, Missouri, son of George and Mary Lape Bowers.  He and Karen Schreiner were married May 31, 1986.

Jack was a member of Haynes Chapel near Millersville.  He worked 22 years at Jackson Handle Factory.  After his retirement in 1985, he was able to spend time with and enjoy his grandchildren.

In addition to his wife of 30 years, Karen, loving survivors include four sons, Danny (Martha) Bowers of Jackson, Randy (Marlo) Bowers of Whitewater, Bradley (Tara Bowers of Jackson, LevI (Maria) Bowers of Millersville; a step-daughter, Teresa Delph of Fredericktown; a brother Paul (Delores) Bowers of Topeka, Kansas; a sister, Juanita (Earl) Bostic of St. Charles, Missouri; seven grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and five sisters.

The visitation will be 4-8 pm Sunday, October 2, 2016 at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson and 10-11 am Monday, October 3, 2016 at Haynes Chapel.

The funeral service will be 11 am Monday at the church Rev. Jerry Sanders officiating.

Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery near Millersville.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Fairview Cemetery.

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  1. Brenda Newell

    I love my uncle jack he was a great uncle we had some great times when I was a child , We used to take mom and dad to his place and we had a blast on the old buggy car.. lol.. Mom and uncle jack and karen and me and my family had such a blast going there. Some great memories. My heart will be there today . I am unable to atend the services. due to health issues. Love you all… praying for you.

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