Ashley Nicole Bowers, age 27, of Dublin passed away Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013 at University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville.
Born Jan. 9, 1986 in Galax, she is the daughter of Carl Douglas Bowers and Nancy Ann Johnson Bowers. Her maternal grandfather, Billy Johnson, and paternal grandparents, Laura Kay Bowers and Avery Odell Bowers, also preceded her in death.
She was a 2004 graduate of Pulaski County High School and a May 2013 nursing graduate of New River Community College, Dublin. She was employed by Walmart. Bowers attended Valley Harvest Ministries.
Surviving are her parents, Carl D. and Nancy Ann Bowers of Max Meadows; brother and sister-in-law, Chad and Crystal Bowers of Tacoma, Wash.; nephew, Cormack Bowers; niece, Chloe Bowers; maternal grandmother, Lillie Johnson of Galax; fiancé, Rick Riddle of Dublin; special parents, Pam and Billy Hurd of Pulaski, and Ann and Marty Dowdy of Pulaski, and many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Funeral services will be held Monday, Sept. 9 at 11 a.m., at Valley Harvest Ministries, Dublin with Pastor Steve Willis officiating. Interment will follow in Bethany Cemetery, Popular Camp.
Visitation will be held at the church Sunday, Sept. 8 from 5 – 7 p.m.
To send online condolences to the family, visit www.bowerfuneralhome.com.
Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the Bowers family.