Heyward Bowen


Heyward Bowen was born on 29 Jan 1917 in South Carolina, USA a child of Zacharias Bowen and Avie Ophelia Branham Bowen.


Heyward Bowen was counted in the census on 07 Feb 1920 in Richland, South Carolina, USA as a two-year-old male, single, white, son. Also in the home was his father, Zack B Bowen; his mother, Anie Bowen; and siblings, Leslie Bowen, Eddie Bowen, Katherine Bowen, and Daisy Bowen.


He died on 04 Oct 1927 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA. He was buried on 05 Oct 1927 in Elgin, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA at Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery. His cause of death was broncho-pneumonia due to influenza.

Death of a Lad

Special to The State.

Blaney, Oct. 8 – Heyward Bowen, 10, died at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Zack Bowen (Avie Ophelia Branham Bowen), Tuesday night after a short illness. His funeral was held Wednesday afternoon at Highway church near Blaney.

October 9, 1927  State (published as The State)  Columbia, South Carolina
Page 15
“South Carolina Deaths, 1915-1965,” database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-DR69-RX7?cc=1417492&wc=M6YD-YZ9%3A30631601 : 1 October 2020), 004177638 > image 600 of 1675; Department of Archives and History, State Records Center, Columbia.
Highway Pentecostal Holiness Church Cemetery
Elgin, Kershaw County, South Carolina, USA
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