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Jane Bowers

April 29, 1953 ~ May 29, 2022 (age 69)


Jane Alice Brandt Bowers, 69, of Murrells Inlet, SC died May 29, 2022.  She was born April 29, 1953 in Elizabeth, NJ to Alfred R. Brandt and Betty Jane Wilcox Brandt.  Jane received her BA in Sociology from Lynchburg College (now University of Lynchburg) and served as the Director of Jefferson County Community Ministries in Charles Town, WV for many years before retiring in 2004.  She is survived by her beloved husband, M. Douglas Bowers of Murrells Inlet, SC; her son, Brian Bowers of Denver, CO; her daughter, Megan Bowers of Charlotte, NC; and her grandson, Avery Bowers.  She is also survived by her brothers Richard Brandt (Mary) and Donald Brandt (Barbara) and many cousins, nieces and nephews.  She is predeceased by her parents, Al and Betty. 

After retiring to Murrells Inlet, Jane was actively involved as a volunteer, primarily at her beloved church, Belin Memorial United Methodist of Murrells Inlet. She had many volunteer roles at Belin; among them were leading the Worship Committee, serving as a Stephen Minister, working with the Backpack Ministry, and helping in Bible Study programs.

In addition to being a dedicated volunteer, Jane also enjoyed traveling, gardening, going to the beach, and spending time with friends and family.

A celebration of life service will be held at Belin Memorial United Methodist Church, Murrells Inlet, SC at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 7, 2022 with family visitation immediately following the service in the Fellowship Hall.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Father Pat's Lunch Kitchen at Precious Blood of Christ in Pawley's Island, SC or the Backpack Ministry at Belin Memorial United Methodist Church.  Arrangements by Burroughs Funeral Home & Cremation Services, LLC.

Burroughs Funeral Home (843-651-1440) of Murrells Inlet is assisting the family.

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Celebration of Life
June 7, 2022

11:00 AM
Belin Memorial United Methodist (St. Johns)

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