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Charles Benard BowersSeptember 16, 1967 ~ December 27, 2019 (age 52)
Funeral Services for Mr. Charles Benard Bowers will be conducted at 12:00 PM on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at the Pratt Funeral Home Chapel. Burial to follow at Newberry Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Bowers passed away on Friday, December 27, 2019 in Port St. Lucie, Florida. Born on September 16, 1967, he was the son of the late Charles Whitney and Frances Nelson.
He attended Newberry High School in Newberry, South Carolina and was formerly employed with GNC Company in Greenville, South Carolina.
He was formerly married to Mabel Denise Wheeler and from this union two children were born.
Surviving includes his sons, Brandon Wheeler-Bowers (Janice Tayloe) of Port St. Lucie, Florida and Markell Bowers of Greenwood, South Carolina; one stepson, Joseph "Jay" Wheeler-Baker of Port St. Lucie, Florida; his mother, Frances Nelson (John Caldwell) of Newberry, South Carolina; two sisters, Gwen Nelson of Newberry, South Carolina and Lillian Whitney of Greenville, South Carolina; four brothers, Raymond Whitney of Greenville, SC, Parnell Bowers, Gerald Nelson and Duane Nelson(Melissa), all of Newberry, South Carolina; two aunts, Barbara Bowers and Ruby Robinson; three uncles, Richard (Bessie) Bookman, Terry (Clariette) Bowers and Jerry (Kimberly) Bowers; three devoted friends, James Duffy Lyles, Jr., Zachary Bowers and Howard Harris; and a host of other relatives and friends.