He was a member of Westwood Baptist Church, where he served as a greeter and on security for 18 years.
He retired as credit manger with a major bank.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force.
He was the son of the late Ed and Madeline Mowrer.
He is survived by his wife, Claudette Mowrer, of Cleveland; one daughter, Doreen “Dee” Griffith of Cleveland; two sons: Colan Mowrer and wife, Kathy, of Asheville, N.C., and Larry Mustain of Lauderhill, Fla.; grandson, Dylan Griffith of Cleveland; and other grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be held at 7 p.m. today, June 30, 2011, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with Pastor Jim Caywood officiating.
Interment will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, July 1, 2011, at Chattanooga National Cemetery with military honors.
A white dove ceremony will conclude the service.
The family will receive friends from 4 to 7 this evening at the funeral home prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to the Westwood Baptist Church Building Legacy Fund, 4001 Georgetown Road N.W., Cleveland, TN, 37312.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Mowrer family guest book at www.ralphbuckner.com.