Revs. Shoney Oliver and Robert Lawrence officiated at the services. Burial followed in Green Hill Memorial Gardens, in Hopkinsville.
Mr. Vowell died on Tuesday, August 21, 2007, at 2:35 p.m. at Jennie Stuart Medical Center in Hopkinsville of natural causes.
Mr. Vowell was born on Tuesday, September 9, 1924, in Christian Co. He was the son of the late Ephriam “Eph” and Mary (Burk) Vowell.
Mr. Vowell was retired from the US Military. US Army Veteran serving in WWII, Korean Conflict, Vietnam. He was a member of the Second Baptist Church, Hopkinsville. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, William Vowell, and Thomas Vowell, two sisters, Beulah Thomas, and Lula Mae Allen, and one daughter, Belinda Miller.
Survivors include his wife Justine (Johnson) Vowell, of Hopkinsville, two sons, Danny Vowell, of Hopkinsville, Seldon Thomas, Jr., of Ashland City, TN, one sister, Kathryn Allen, of Hopkinsville, three grandchildren, Michael Thomas, Lee Thomas, J. Poindexter and three great grandchildren, Andrew Thomas, Brogain Thomas, and Ayden Thomas.
Serving as pallbearers were Michael Thomas, Lee Thomas, Chris Vowell, Jeremy Vowell, Mark Thomas, and Carl Allen.
Clay King, Pianist provided the music.