Obituary for Mrs. Barbara H. Mowery

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Mrs. Barbara H. Mowery

August 11, 1940 - February 27, 2018

Barbara H. (Gregory) Mowery, age 77 passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at Bell Trace Health & Living in Bloomington. She was a resident of Nashville.

Barbara was born August 11, 1940, in Gallatin, Tennessee to the late Albert H. and Myrtle H. (Gammon) Gregory. She was a 1958 graduate of George Washington High School and later married Carl D. Mowery on August 12, 1966 in Indianapolis.  He preceded her in death on January 6, 2015 after 48 loving years of marriage.

Barbara worked at IBM in Indianapolis as a key punch operator from 1964 to 1971. She was a loving wife and mother to her six children. She enjoyed playing Bingo at the Fruitdale Fire Department, fishing with her husband and watching her favorite television shows: Young & the Restless and Dancing with the Stars. Barbara was known to have a green thumb and could grow beautiful African Violets and roses. She enjoyed cooking and baking and was known for her salmon patties, fried potatoes and pork & beans dinner. Barbara also loved flowers, feeding the hummingbirds and spending time with her family.

She will be missed by her children: Mark Mowery and Dane “Bo” (Lisa) Mowery both of Nashville, Rev. Robert (April) Pugh of Indianapolis, Stanley (Merri) Pugh of Hillisburg and Allen (Betty) Pugh of Indianapolis; siblings: Dwaine (Becky) Gregory of Spencer, Jerald Gregory of Coatsville, Deborah (Dale) Cochran of Indianapolis; 9 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Carl, son Ron D. Mowery and siblings: Joyce Mowery and Billie Joe Gregory.

Mr. Robert Pugh will conduct a Celebration of Life Service at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 10th at the Garfield Park Baptist Church: 1061 E. Southern Ave in Indianapolis. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until service time on Saturday, March 10th at the church. Arrangements have been entrusted to Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center in Morgantown.

Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Barbara to the Garfield Park Baptist Church, “Memorial Fund” 1061 E. Southern Ave. Indianapolis, IN 46203.

Condolences may be sent to the Mowery family at www.meredith-clark.com.

Information:  (812) 597-4670

 

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Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Garfield Park Baptist Church

Address:

1061 East Southern Ave
Indianapolis, Indiana 46203

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Service Information

Date: Saturday, March 10, 2018

Time: 11:00 am

Garfield Park Baptist Church

Address:

1061 East Southern Ave
Indianapolis, Indiana 46203

| Map


 

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Born: August 11, 1940
Died: February 27, 2018

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