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Bernice Owensby-Clowers

November 8, 1920 ~ May 4, 2019 (age 98)


Bernice A. Owensby-Clowers, at the age of 98 years, of Cannon Wood Village in Tiger, GA, went to be with Jesus Saturday, May 4, 2019.

Bernice was born on a farm in Elbert County, Georgia to William Lathier Aycock and Myrtle Welborn Aycock, November 8, 1920.

She was preceded in death by parents, William Lathier and Mrytle Welborn Aycock; daughter, Bonnie Karen Montgomery; husband, Robert Jackson Owensby; husband, Robert Clowers; two sisters, and three brothers.

Mrs. Owensby-Clowers is survived by daughter, Gail Owensby Lee and husband, A. Gene Lee of Clayton, GA; grandsons, Justin Lee (Ashley) of Augusta GA, Dan Foust (Laurel) of Locust Grove, GA, Steven Jay Foust (Dawn) of Forsyth GA, Tim Foust of Milner, GA; granddaughters, Gina Lee Fulghum (Chuck) of Forest Park, GA, Jodie Lee Bazemore (Reid of Covington, GA); 11 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great granddaughter,1 niece and 5 nephews.

She enjoyed gardening, dulcimer, piano, violin, bird watching and visiting gravesites of her ancestors.

Bernice was a woman of strong faith and a great servant of God, known for her kind and compassionate spirit and was a life- long member of First Baptist Church of Forest Park, GA.

Family would like to extend their gratitude to all the staff at Cannon Wood Village for their attentiveness and loving care.

Service to be announced at a later date.

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Hillside Chapel Funeral Home & Cremation Services 1190 McEver Rd. Gainesville, GA is in charge of arrangements.

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