Erma Lee Bowers

Erma Lee Bowers 76 of Strasburg died Sunday, September 22, 2013 at her home.A graveside service will be conducted by Rev. Howard Lutz Friday, September 27, 2013, 11:00am at the Maurertown Cemetery.

Mrs. Bowers was born at Jonesville, Virginia on June 17, 1937. She was the daughter of the late Gilbert and Treva Wolfenberger Saylor. She was a retired caregiver and a former member of the Strasburg American Legion.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Samuel Bowers, a daughter, Jackie Herald,  sisters, Wanda Morgan and Ruby Jordon, and brothers, Junior Saylor, Rufus Saylor, Otis Saylor, and Billy Saylor.

Mrs. Bowers is survived by a daughter, Debra Hutton of Strasburg; three sons, Robert Buchanan of Idaho, Jeff Buchanan of Conicville, and Harold Grim of Woodstock; a brother, J.C. Saylor of Broadway; twelve grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the Dellinger Funeral Home, Woodstock Thursday evening from 6 to 8 pm.

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3 Condolences to Erma Lee Bowers

  1. Betty Oates says:


    Debra (Debbie) and family, I am praying for your family during this time of sorrow. I pray you feel the arms of the Lord around you, giving you peace, strength and comfort.

    I am sorry for your loss.

  2. Rebecca Wood says:

    Heaven received aspecial angel! Lots of live to my family! Will Aunt Erma

  3. Shirley Weatherholtz Raines says:

    So sorry to hear about your mom, I haven’t seen her in years, but remember her and our times together. She was a true friend. Prayers to the whole family.