COMMERCE – Boyd Samuel Stowe, 87, died Saturday, July 11, 2009, at the St. Mary’s Hospice House.
Born in Franklin County, he was the son of the late William Hoyt and Nellie Mae Adams Stowe. Mr. Stowe was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy L. Ingram Stowe, and was a veteran, having served in the United States Army in the Asiatic-Pacific Campaign (Japan).
Survivors include children, Dennis (Penny) Stowe, Pendergrass, and Brenda (Grady) Hogg, Morganton, N.C.; grandchildren, Jennifer Stowe, Robert Daniel Hogg, David Brian Hogg, John Edward Hogg; great-grandson, Trevor M. Hogg; sister, Inez Dixon; and a brother, William Hoyt Stowe.
Graveside services were held Sunday, July 12, from the Grey Hill Cemetery with the Revs. Bill Hayes officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Mary’s Hospice House or a charity of the donor’s choosing.
Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, was in charge of arrangements.