Born 11-5-1982 -- Died 2-9-2008
Shannon Joanne Bowers was born Nov. 5, 1982, in Salem, Ark., the daughter of Bobby Couch and Cathy Payne Couch. She died Feb. 9, 2008, at her home in Thayer Mo., at the age of 25.
She was united in marriage Jan. 17, 1999, at Thayer, Mo., to Wayne Bowers.
She is survived by: her husband, Wayne of the home in Thayer; four children, Austin Bowers, Ashleigh Bowers, Aleighsha Bowers and Gary Bowers all of the home in Thayer; her parents, Bobby Couch of Thayer and Cathy Couch of Thayer; three brothers, Shelby Couch of Mammoth Spring, Ark., Kenneth Couch of Mammoth Spring, Ark., and Alex Couch of Koshkonong, Mo.; several nieces; nephews; other relatives; and friends.
Graveside services were held on Feb. 15 at the Walker Cemetery located near Thayer with Rev. Wayne Hurst officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home of Thayer.