Arleen J. Bowyer Tempel Wise
Mrs. Arleen J. Bowyer Tempel Wise, age 93, of Olive Hill, passed away Wednesday morning, November 13, 2019, at her residence.
She was born November 18, 1925, in Leroy, Illinois, a daughter of the late Luther Lee and Margaret Perterson Bowyer.
Arleen was of the United Methodist Church faith and she enjoyed reading, doing crossword puzzles and traveling.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband of 46 years, William C. Tempel; one granddaughter, Jennifer Garzelli; and two sisters, Dorothy Jackson and Eloise Clark.
Arleen is survived by her husband of 22 years, Clark E. Wise; one son, Thomas C. Tempel (Sue) of New York; two daughters, Christine Garzelli (Bert) of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, and Nancy M. Dove (David) of Olive Hill; six grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; 10 great-great grandchildren. She also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss her.
A graveside service will be held at 12 noon Saturday, November 16, 2019, at the Sammons Family Cemetery in Carter County, with Brother David Rayburn officiating.
Steven Worthen, David Valdepena, Albert Mercado, Bert Garzelli, David Dove and Willie Posey will serve as pallbearers. Dakota Sarabia will serve as an honorary pallbearer.
In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made in Arleen's memory to the charity of your choice.
Condolences may be sent to the family at
Published on November 18, 2019


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