Funeral services for Mary Dianne Bowlin, of Brandon, are Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017, at 10 a.m. at Siloam Baptist Church in Meadville with burial at Siloam Baptist Church Cemetery. Bro. Guy DeMars and Bro. Rusty Bowlin will officiate. Franklin Funeral Home in Meadville is in charge of the arrangements.
Visitation will be today, Friday, Feb. 24, 2017, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Bowlin, 69, died Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at St. Dominic Medical Center in Jackson surrounded by her family. She was born March 30, 1947, in McComb to Dan Westbrook and Mrs. Mary Bilbo Westbrook. She was a homemaker, faithful pastor’s wife, amazing mother, grandmother and precious friend.
Preceding her in death were her parents.
Survivors are her husband of 50 years, Rusty Bowlin, of Flowood; daughter, Cindy and husband Guy, of Dakar, Senegal; grandchildren Derrick and Amber DeMars, of Auburn, Alabama, Ben and Erin Austin, of Petal; sister Janell Thornton, of Smithdale; sister and brother- in-law, Toby and Jane Jones, of Bogue Chitto, and a host of nephews, nieces, other family and friends.
Pallbearers are Derrick DeMars, Ben Austin, Paul Carlin, Toby Jones, James Etheridge and Grady Fleming.
The family requests flowers to be sent to Franklin Funeral Home. Memorials include donations for Colorectal Cancer research with American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org or the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering of the International Mission Board at www.imb.org/give.
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