Florence Bernice Vowell was born October 6, 1922, in Hushpuckena, Mississippi, to James Aldine and Eva Elizabeth (Edwards) Feather. She died Saturday, May 7, 2016, in Spokane, Washington, at the age of 93 years. Florence was educated in Shelby, Mississippi, and was a graduate of Shelby High School. She was married April 1, 1941, at Hushpuckena, Mississippi, to John Henry Vowell. She spent most of her working life as a homemaker. Florence was a longtime faithful member of Plainview Baptist Church in Tulsa, Oklahoma. She enjoyed a variety of pastimes, but family was most important.
Loving family members include:
Daughter; Sarah Menefee and husband Bob, of Canyon Lake, Texas
Son; John Vowell and wife Sue, of Spokane, Washington
16 great grandchildren
One great great granddaughter
Brother; Harmon Feather and wife Shirley, of Evansville, Indiana
And a host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two brothers, Robert Feather and Jimmy Feather, baby sister, Sarah Feather, and sister, Edna Feather Burrell.
Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 13, 2016, at the Mowery Funeral Service Chapel in Owasso with Pastor Leonard Pirtle officiating. Committal service and interment will follow at Floral Haven Memorial Gardens in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. Arrangements and services were entrusted to Mowery Funeral Service in Owasso.
Mowery Funeral Service Chapel
9110 N. Garnett Road
Owasso, OK 74055
Friday – May 13, 2016