Carol A. Bower

July 14, 2021

Carol A. Bower, 79, of Frankfort, passed away July 14, 2021 in her home.  She was born on May 12, 1942 in Frankfort to William and Mary (Leslie) Chandler.  She married Bob A. Bower on February 22, 1969 in Jefferson and he survives.

Carol was a lifelong Frankfort resident and attended Frankfort Schools.  She worked for Federal Mogul for 7 years and National Cigar Factory for 11 years but her biggest role was of wife, mother, and grandmother.  She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and enjoyed shopping with her sisters.


Visitation and Services

Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.  Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center and Clinton County Crematory, 501 East Clinton Street, Frankfort, are honored to assist the Bower family.

Survived by:

Surviving are her Husband: Bob Bower of Frankfort; Sons: Joe (Opal) Bower and Dennis Bower both of Frankfort; Daughters: Sonja (Dennis) Jones of Frankfort and Sara Bower of Richmond; Sisters: Naomi Large of Frankfort, Sharon (Ed) Spray of Michigantown, Esther Roberts of Frankfort, and Kathy (Jerry) Wise of Colfax; Brother: Charlie (Wilma) Chandler; 8 Grandchildren; 16 Great-Grandchildren; and 1 Great-Great-Grandchild.  

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by her parents, sister: Mary Chandler, son: Mark Bower, sisters: Nancy Spaulding and Suzy Northern, and a brother: William Chandler.


Leave your Condolences

17 Condolences for “Carol A. Bower”

  1. Vicki Padron July 15, 2021 at 1:34 pm

    RIP sweet Carol. The thing I always will remember is that contagious smile she had. Prayers for all of you. Vicki from Clancy’s

  2. Lori Snyder July 15, 2021 at 2:05 pm

    Bob, Sonja and families,
    My sympathies are with you at this time.
    My prayers are with you
    God Bless.
    Lori Snyder

  3. Louise Smith July 15, 2021 at 4:08 pm

    Ed and Sharon & family, sorry for your loss, may memories and God’s love help you through the future days, Louise

  4. Carolyn Adams July 15, 2021 at 5:38 pm

    Bob, Naomi, Sharon, Kathy, Esther, Charles & your family. I am saddened at Carol’s sudden death. She was always such a good person. We were all so close when we were young. She will be missed. You are all in my prayers. I love you all! Carolyn Sue

    • Sue Howe July 17, 2021 at 3:35 am

      Sending prayers to Carol’s family at this time for the great loss of their wife mother sister grandmother great-grandmother great-great-grandmother you are blessed to have had her in your life you have such great memories of such a sweet person ,Sue Howe, Teresa Martin Parke,

  5. Sheila Large July 15, 2021 at 8:28 pm

    I am so sorry for the loss. She was a great woman.

  6. Amy Bayless July 16, 2021 at 9:15 am

    Bob, I am so sorry to read this. Had no idea Carol was not well. Please know I’m thinking of you and the whole family. Prayers and condolences to all of you 🙏🙏

  7. joyce phillips July 16, 2021 at 3:46 pm

    Bob,sonja,dennis,sara ,i am so heartbroken to see Carol’s passing.She was one of the sweetest,kindest best friends i ever had.My prayers are with all of you during this sad time.Joyce,tammy,ronnie jr and mike

  8. Charna Virtue July 16, 2021 at 4:50 pm

    I am so sorry foe your loss. Sending prayers for comfort during this difficult time.

  9. Lori Meagher July 16, 2021 at 4:55 pm

    Ed and Sharon Spray, I am so sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my prayers.

  10. Opal Bower July 17, 2021 at 9:50 am

    Would like to thank everyone for there kind words and memories that you have shared about Mom. She will be missed by everyone. She is loved by so many.. God Bless you all.

    The Bower/ Chandler Family

  11. Don-Debbie Baker July 17, 2021 at 10:49 pm

    Dear Bower Family,
    Please accept our sincere condolences. Prayers for peace and comfort. Love, The Bakers

  12. Exie Pence July 18, 2021 at 7:10 am

    So sorry for your loss, my heart goes out to all of you. Lots of memories including FM.
    Prayers and hugs for all of you.

  13. Alva Alter July 19, 2021 at 11:39 am

    Sorry to hear about your loss, prayers and condolences to the whole family.

  14. Donna Chandler July 21, 2021 at 1:38 am

    What a loss-the world was a better place because of Carol. She will be greatly missed. Prayers for comfort at this most difficult time. Donna Jean

  15. Mike poole July 29, 2021 at 6:30 am

    Sorry to hear about mom she was a sweet sweet lady i am going to miss her stay strong you all

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