Mr. Barry Bowden, age 70, of Lewisburg, TN, died Tuesday, September 6, 2022 at his residence following an extended illness. Born in Newnan, GA, Barry was a son of the late George Donald Bowden and Mary Magdalene Boswell Bowden. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a grandson, Shane Bowden and a sister, Joy Bowden. He was retired from General Motors after 32 years of service and later worked at Henry Horton State Park in the maintenance department. Barry was a veteran of the Army National Guard. His favorite past-time was spending time with and grilling for his family.
Survived by his wife of 26 years, Dawn Bowden of Lewisburg, TN; his children, Toby (Misty Wright) Bowden of Newnan, GA, Jeff (Angie Echols) Pope of Hogansville, GA, Joshua (Jasmine) Bowden of Eagleville, TN, Kory (Jessie) Goss of Okinawa, Japan and Amanda Bowden of Eagleville, TN; a brother, Donald (Cathy) Bowden of Newnan, GA; 13 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Thursday, September 8, 2022 from 4 PM-8 PM at Lawrence Funeral Home. The Funeral Service will be at 10 AM, Friday, September 9, 2022 from the Chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Simpson Cemetery in Bedford County, TN.