Cleatus Irene Bowen, 86, of Springdale, Arkansas, died February 27, 2013 at the Walnut Grove Nursing and Rehab Center in Springdale. She was born October 1, 1926 at Kingston, Arkansas, the daughter of Alva and Eliza Parker Burk. She was a homemaker and a member of the Phillips Chapel Free Will Baptist Church in Springdale, Arkansas. She was the widow of Ernest Richard Bowen who preceded her in death on April 29, 2000. She was also preceded in death by one daughter, Linda Kay Berry; one great-grandson, Taylor Berry and one great-granddaughter, Ashton Berry.
Survivors include: one grandson, Chanin Berry of Springdale, Arkansas; one granddaughter, Tiffany Straughan of Springdale, Arkansas; three great-grandsons, Rebel Berry, River Berry and Ryder Berry, all of Springdale, Arkansas and three great-granddaughters, Dylan Trollinger, Syreena Davis and Shelby Straughan, all of Springdale, Arkansas.
Funeral services will be held at noon on Saturday, March 2, in the chapel of Brashears Funeral Home with The Reverends Ben Gibson and Loy Counts officiating. Interment will be in Friendship Cemetery in Springdale under the direction of Brashears Funeral Home www.brashearsfuneralhome.net of Huntsville, Arkansas. Pallbearers will be: David Robinson, Darrell Robinson, Brian Robinson, Rick Robinson, Rebel Berry, River Berry, Ryder Berry and Bill Straughan.