Whitley's Funeral Home
Back | Obituary Details | Sarah Bowers

Visitation: --------
Service: Memorial Service 11:00 A.M. Saturday December 15, 2018 Calvary Baptist Church Kannapolis, NC
Interment: -------
Dotted Line
Sarah Annette Griffin Bowers, 69, of Kannapolis went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at her residence following a period of declining health.

Sarah was born March 15, 1949 in Cabarrus County, NC a daughter of the late Conroe and Rosemary Godfrey Griffin.

She had retired from the Cabarrus County School system with 30 years of service. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church where she taught youth and worked with children.
Sarah was so proud of her grandchildren. She said “they are going to grow up and be special people”. She also said “it is easy to smile because I’m so blessed.”
She enjoyed going to the beach, playing scrabble, rummy, puzzles and acrylic painting.

Family members left to cherish her memory are her husband of 49 years; Frank Bowers of the Home, one daughter, Katie Efird (Jeff) of Kannapolis, sister, Joan Hughes of Albemarle, two grandchildren, Jackson and Peyton, a special friend whom she considered a sister; Vickie Snyder of Kannapolis and a grand dog, Marle.

A Memorial Service will be held 11:00 A.M. Saturday, December 15, 2018 at Calvary Baptist Church in Kannapolis conducted by Revs. Scott Beasley and Tony Slawson.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers memorials be made to Calvary Baptist Church, 703 Buick Ave, Kannapolis, NC 28083 or to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105.

Online condolences may be sent to www.whitleysfuneralhome.com
Dotted Line
Submit Condolence
From: Diane Barnette
"Sarah was the sweetest person I know. Always willing to do for others and loved her family unconditionally. She was a precious soul and I know she is an angel in Heaven. Happy to be with her mom once again. She will be missed by all who knew her."
From: Shirley Broom
"Sarah was a very special cousin. We will miss her. She adored her family so much and there was no doubt in my mind that she loved the Lord. I know she is rejoicing with Aunt Rosemary and know we will see her some sweet day!"
From: Kendra and ray wilson
"Katie and family, you are in our hearts, your mom loved you but she is in no pain and with her mom now. We love you,and are here for you."
From: Pamela Mills
"I was blessed to have worked with Sarah for more than 20 years. During that time she reached out to so many bus drivers , teachers and faculty. Her personality was always pleasant and giving, witnessing to so many and leading some to the LORD through her testimony.Sarah loved her family, she told many of stories. Condolences to Frank , Katie and family, she will be missed."
From: Genie Anderson
"Joan, I am so sorry to hear of Sarah's passing. She was a good woman. Love and prayers to you and your family."