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3994 Monroe Hwy
BALL, LA 71405
Phone: 318-640-1375
Fax: 318-641-3012
Alva Jowers

Alva Ray Jowers

Sunday, December 10th, 1944 - Wednesday, February 13th, 2019
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Mr. Alva Ray Jowers, age 74, of Effie, Louisiana, entered eternal rest on Wednesday, February 13, 2019 in his home. Funeral services for Mr. Jowers will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 16, 2019 at Gallagher Funeral Home in Ball, Louisiana. Burial will follow in Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens in, Calhoun, Louisiana under the direction of Gallagher Funeral Home. Visitation for Mr. Jowers will be on Saturday, February 16, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. time of service.

Mr. Jowers was a loving husband, father, step-father, and grandfather. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy and was also a Narcotic’s Agent for the Department of Public safety. He will forever be missed by those that loved and knew him.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Milton Jowers and Esther Donald Jowers; and granddaughter, Shelby Lynn Like.

Survivors include wife of 31 years, Paula Ann Jowers; son, Donald Ray Jowers of Beaumont, TX; daughters, Susan Bryant (Bradley) of Pineville, Wendy Gretzinger (Brian) of Indianapolis, and Stacey Like (Mac) of Rittman, OH; sister, Francine Clark (Ronnie) of Little Rock, AR; 9 grandchildren, and 3 great-grandchildren.

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  • Visitation

    Saturday, February 16th, 2019 | 9:00am - 11:00am
    Saturday, February 16th, 2019 9:00am - 11:00am
    Gallagher Funeral Home
    3994 Monroe Hwy
    BALL, LA
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Saturday, February 16th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Saturday, February 16th, 2019 11:00am
    Gallagher Funeral Home
    3994 Monroe Hwy
    BALL, LA
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Interment

    Rose Lawn Memorial Gardens
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Josh and Amy Lones

Posted at 12:20pm
In memory of Alva Jowers, and to honor his service to our country.
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Amy Lones

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We will be praying for all of you continually, for peace and acceptance. Grief does not end after the funeral. Honor his life by living your best lives, and cherish his memory. Lots of love, The Lones family

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