Originally created 01/15/05

Mrs. Lorraine Flanagan Bowen (EVANS, Ga.)



EVANS, Ga. - Entered into rest on Friday, January 14, 2005, at the residence of her son, Peter J. Flanagan in Evans, GA. Mrs. Lorraine Flanagan Bowen a native of Brooklyn, New York, and a long time resident of the Augusta area, since 1971. Mrs. Bowen was a homemaker and wife of the late Loransia Dowl Bowen. She retired from First of Georgia Insurance Company and the law offices of Douglas J. Flanagan and Associates. She is survived by family members which include five sons and one daughter. They are Kevin J. Flanagan and his wife, Marylou Flanagan of Washingtonville, NY, Douglas J. Flanagan and his wife, Helen Flanagan of Martinez, GA, Lawrence J. Flanagan of Martinez, GA, Ellen P. Pappas and her husband, George Pappas of Charlotte, NC, Peter J. Flanagan and his wife, Dayna Flanagan of Evans, GA, and Shawn J. Flanagan and his wife, Tammy Flanagan of Martinez, GA. Her grandchildren are Allison Flanagan Pacheco, Erin Flanagan, Brian Flanagan, Alex Pappas, Dalton Flanagan, Natalie Pappas, Lauren Flanagan, Isabel Flanagan and William Flanagan. She is predeceased by her first husband, John J. Flanagan of Brooklyn, NY, Michael J. Flanagan, grandson and her sister Lynn McDonald of Glens Falls, NY. She was the daughter of Frederick N. and Alice Cornell of Brooklyn, NY. Mrs. Bowen was a member of Senior Friends. Funeral services will be Monday, January 17, 2005, at 10:00 a.m. in the chapel of Thomas Poteet & Son with Rev. Wayne Bruner officiating. Interment will follow in the Hillcrest Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to St. Joseph Hospice, 2260 Wrightsboro Rd., Augusta, GA 30904. The family will receive friends Sunday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Thomas Poteet and Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle January 15, 2005