Daniel Bowen, 1930-2019
Last updated 11/27/2019 at 9:14am
Daniel Perry Bowen of Valdosta passed away Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, just a few months shy of his 90th birthday. He was born March 21, 1930 in Wauchula, FL to the late William and Rosa Lee (Evors) Bowen.
Daniel served in the U.S. Army in the 5th Special Forces; he served three tours in Vietnam and retired after 23 years as a Master Sergeant. Daniel was also a Bronze Star recipient. After his retirement in the Army, he became a Deputy Sheriff in Collier County and later became the Police Chief in Jennings, FL.
Along with his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Marjorie...