Peggy Knight Bowers

November 19, 1938 ~ August 8, 2019 (age 80)


Sumter, SC…Peggy Knight Bowers, age 80, beloved wife of the late Clinnon Franklin Bowers, passed away on Thursday, August 8, 2019 at her residence.

Born in Camden, SC, she was a daughter of the late John Massey Knight and Martha Lee Melton Knight.  She was a member of Providence Baptist Church.  She will be remembered as a very loving mother, grandmother, sister and friend.  She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.

She is survived by four sons, Joel Bowers of Sumter, Billy Bowers of Sumter, Ricky Bowers and his wife Margaret of Sumter and Steven Bowers of Sumter; two daughters, Darlene Robinson and her husband Ray of Cassatt, SC and Libby Turner and her husband William of Pinewood, SC; three brothers, Johnny Knight, Donny Knight and Richard Knight all of Camden; three sisters, Naomi Farrow of Camden, Shirley Anderson of Sumter and Vicki Thomas of Camden, twelve grandchildren; twenty-two great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by 1 brother, Curtis Knight; two sisters, Carolyn Carraway and Joyce Boykin and 1 granddaughter, Shirle Ann Bowers.

A funeral will be held on Monday, August 12, 2019 at 2:00 pm at Providence Baptist Church.  The interment will follow the service in the Providence Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Sunday, August 11, 2019, from 3:00-5:00 pm at Bullock Funeral Home.

Donations may be made to Providence Baptist Church, 2445 Old Manning Road, Sumter, SC 29150.

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The family has chosen Bullock Funeral Home for the arrangements.

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August 11, 2019

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Bullock Funeral Home
1190 Wilson Hall Road
Sumter, SC 29150

Funeral Service
August 12, 2019

2:00 PM
Providence Baptist Church
2445 Old Manning Road
Sumter, SC 29150

Interment following funeral service
August 12, 2019

Providence Baptist Church Cemetery
2445 Old Manning Road
Sumter, SC 29150

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