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Polly (Shepherd) Bowen

January 7, 1930 ~ May 22, 2017 (age 87)

Polly Shepherd Bowen, 87, of Milan, died Monday, May 22.  A graveside funeral service will be held at 2:00P.M., Thursday, May 25, in Milan Cemetery.  Visitation is Wednesday, 6:00-7:30P.M.

A native and lifelong resident of Milan, Ms. Bowen was the daughter of the late Will Shepherd, Sr. and the late Maebell Selph Shepherd.  A member of Milan Baptist Church, she operated Bowen’s Department Store and Milan Cleaners and was a caretaker for her husband, the late Thomas Jackson “T.J.” Bowen.

Survivors include her daughters, Deborah (Robert) Belcher, Columbus, Donna (Brian) Barker, Navarre, FL and Teresa (Michael) Yeomans, Jacksonville; grandchildren, Steven (Lizett) Belcher, Keith Belcher, Tyler Barker, Amy (Jason) Barron, Melanie (Jeremy) Fish and Daniel Yeomans; and great-grandchildren, Jayci Kate Barron, Addison Fish and Lisanna Belcher.

 Service Information

May 24, 2017

6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Vaughn Funeral Home
107 E. Oak St.
McRae, GA 31055

Funeral Service
May 25, 2017

2:00 PM
Milan Cemetery
Mt. Zion St.
Milan, Georgia 31060

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