Charles H. Bowens III

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“Sending Heartfelt Condolences to the Bowen's Family. May God comfort you, may you enjoy the memories, and carry on the legacy of your loved one. The...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: Tracy Pierce - Portsmouth, VA

“In Your time of sorrow, bring God's Word to life - "Whatsoever things are true; honest; just; pure; lovely; of a good report; virtue and praise:...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Susie Henderson - Portsmouth

“To the Bowens family:My family is deeply saddened by the loss ofa great man and wonderfulindividual. He will surely be missed.B. Kelley and Family ”
3 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“To the Bowens family. I am so sorry for your loss, but we know that when Charles closed his eyes on this side and opened them to behold the presence...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Gale Mills - Portsmouth, VA

“We will surely miss his charm and with. His unselfish wisdom and his new hair styles!! What a special man. With love and prayers, Gary and Patty...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Gary and Patty Lawrence - VA

“Pastor Bowens was a very loving and down to earth person . Freddie and I will always be grateful for the love and friendship that was extended to us...Read More »
6 of 18 | Posted by: Felicia Miller - Portsmouth, VA

“We are sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you. ”
7 of 18 | Posted by: The Barnes Family - Portsmouth, VA

“My thoughts and prayers are with the family. Dr. Bowens was a good friend of mine. I cherished his friendship and his sense of humor. It is because...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Emanuel Chestnut - Suffolk, VA

“Such a sad day, hearing of Mr Bowens passing. My thoughts and prayer are with you Mrs Bowens. He was a true gem and will surely be missed here at...Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: Kelly Beckwith - Virginia Beach, VA

“I first met Dr. Bowens when I was a 10 year old 5th grader at Brighton Elementary. He was my principal for two years. He was my favorite principal!...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Leigh Burton - Portsmouth, VA

“Dr. Bowens was one of my favorite teachers. He pushed me when I wanted to give up and for that I will be forever greatful. R.I.P. Dr. Bowens. ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Phoenicia Thomas - Portsmouth, VA

“With Mr. Bowens retiring from PPS so many years ago, I was fortunate very recently to be able to speak to him again. He was always such a gentleman...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Karen Austin - Portsmouth, VA

“Carolyn Johnson&Family ”
13 of 18 | Posted by: Carolyn Johnson - Portsmouth, VA

“Pastor Bowens loved and touch so many lives...mine, my family as well.My Pastor at FairwoodAgapeBC....worked under his leadership at Highland...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Carolyn Johnson - Portsmouth, VA

“It is with a sad heart that I send condolences to Dr. Bowens family. I knew when I was a young kid in school that there was something different about...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: Thomas Day - Pinehurst, TX

“My Pastor, my teacher, mentor ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: Willie Mae Crocker - Louisburg, NC

“Charles Bowen fed into many people's lives and leaves a huge void on this earth. He is, however, where he wanted to be now, with Jesus Christ. ...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Kimberly Cooper - Columbia, MD

“Words can't express the lost of a great father teacher and educator and most of all who was a man of God, whom I've known all my life and whose...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: Charnessa Warren - Portsmouth, VA

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Charles was born on January 10, 1944 and passed away on Saturday, March 18, 2017.

Charles was a resident of Norfolk, Virginia at the time of passing.

A wake service will be held 6pm-7pm Tuesday March 21 2017 at Metropolitan Funeral Service Portsmouth Boulevard. Service InformationA funeral service will be held 11am Wednesday March 22 2017Calvary Evangelical Baptist Church205 Gust Lane Portsmouth VAInterment InformationAlbert G. Horton Veteran Cemetery5310 Milners Road Suffolk VA.