Mrs. Cynthia “Marie” Yates Bowen went to be with the Lord, December 3, 2018. She was born November 1, 1941 in Forsyth County to the late Mr. And Mrs. William Harvey Yates, Sr. Marie was a loving mother, grandmother, and friend to all she met. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Elwood Bowen, and one sister, Grace Manring. She is survived by three daughters, Tammie Hill (Scott), Patty Bowen, and Lavon Williams; three grandchildren, Mallory Ferguson, Emily Deal (Alex), and Taylor Williams; one brother, William Harvey Yates, Jr. (Bernice), and many nieces and nephews. A graveside service will be conducted 2:00 PM Friday, December 7, 2018 at Crestview Memorial Park in Rural Hall with Bro. J. Fred Barton officiating. In lieu of flowers, Memorials may be made to New Testament Baptist Church, 609 Spainhour Road, King, NC, 27021. Online condolences may be made at www.hayworth-miller.com. (Hayworth-Miller Rural Hall Chapel).