Mary Bowers obit 10 Feb 1899 Herald and Torch Light Hagerstown MD
1*1 ri*. Alar/ Ito\vcr.s. Mrs. Mary.K. Bowers, widow of the Into John Bowers, died Wednesday evening at the home of her daughter Mrs. O. W. Sebold. 440 W. Washington street, of general debility, aged 77 years fche was the daughter of the late bawl Spong and was born in Sharpsbur^ in 1822, residing there most of her °Jife For the last few years she had been living living with her children in this city three of which survive her: Mrs Geo has. W. Sebohl and J. Samuel Bowers this city. These brothers and sisters also survive: Mrs. Josiah Hill, Slm-ps- btirg Mrs. Hiram Felkei, Kansas City Alo.; Matthias and David Spong Sharps- bit rg, and Samuel Spong in California Jtrs. Bowers was a member of the Metho tlist church, Sharpsburg, for M .years ^ T ^ e , funera) win take * )la ™ Friday at ID o clock from the residence of her sister, sister, Mrs. Josiah Hill, in Sharpsburg, services services by Kev. W. McK. Hammack, of the Methodist church; interment in Mountain Mountain View cemetery.