- Cullman, Alabama

February 22, 2014

Oliver Buck Bowen

The Cullman Times

CULLMAN — Mr. Oliver Buck Bowen, age 80 of Cullman, passed away on February 21, 2014.  Services will be held on Monday February 24, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. at Walker Chapel Funeral Home in Fultondale. There will not be a viewing. 

Owner and Operator of Oliver and Sons for more than 40 years. Mr. Bowen was born on July 30, 1930, to loving parents, Dewey and Bessie Bowen.  Married to Dorothy Mae Reed on February 7, 1953, celebrating their 61st wedding anniversary this year. Mr. Bowen is preceded in death by his son, Bobby Ray Bowen.

Mr. Bowen is survived by his wife, Dorothy Mae Bowen; half-sister, Lena Ruth Rhodes; son, Robert Lee Bowen (Ginger Bowen, wife); grandchildren, Bobbie Lynne Bowen Blake (Christopher Blake), Rebecca Leigh Bowen Payne, Shawna Michelle Bowen Hitt (Gregory Hitt, husband), and Matthew Aaron Bowen; step-grandchildren, Melissa Hall, Melody Bates, Michael Cargal, and Melinda Cargal; 4 great-grandchildren.