Bobby C. Gower

Sunday, August 21, 2016
Bobby C. Gower

Bobby C. Gower, 84, of Piggott, Ark., passed away August 16, 2016, at the Piggott Community Hospital in Piggott.

He was born on December 27, 1931, in Pollard, Ark., and was the son of the late Ernest Gower and Florence (Nettles) Gower Davis.

Bob was a member of the Piggott Masonic Lodge #545 and a Veteran of the United States Army.

He was united in marriage to Rachel Toombs on Aug. 16, 1977, and she preceded him in death on January 9, 2012. He was also preceded in death by his parents; two sons, Chuck Gower and Bobby Clay Gower and brother, Thomas Ray Gower.

Survivors include his four children, Mike Hanrahan, Tammy Causey, Laura Braman and Shannon Gilbee; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren and many other relatives and friends.

A visitation was held beginning at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 20, in the chapel of Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, followed at 2 p.m. by a Masonic service. Hoggard and Sons Funeral Home, of Piggott, was in charge of the arrangements.