Mrs. Carleen Woods Stowe, age 74 of Woods Road in Summerville passed away Friday at her residence.  Carleen was born April 24, 1934 in Chattooga County and was retired from Mt. Vernon Mills and was a member of the Dry Valley Baptist Church and was very active in the W.M.U., Awana, Primary Sunday School Class Teacher, Young at Heart, Choir and the HELP Team.

Carleen was preceded in death by her father and mother, Carl William Woods and Annie June Olive Woods. 

Survivors are her husband of 55 years, Robert Eugene Stowe of Summerville, daughter and special friend, Brenda Thomas and Frank Johnston of Summerville; son and daughter in law, Richard and Elaine Stowe of Sumemrville; grandchildren, Jeff Thomas, Jeremy Thomas, Heather Coley, Justin Stowe and Morgan Stowe; 9 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral Services will be conducted Sunday October 26 at 3 PM at the chapel of the Erwin- Pettitt Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy Weaver officiating.  Interment will follow in the West Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM at the Funeral Home on Saturday.

Pallbearers will be Morgan Stowe, Justin Stowe, Jeremy Thomas, Kenneth Stowe, Mike Woods, Gary Woods, Jeff Coley and Jeff Thomas.  Honorary pallbeareres will be the Grace S.S. Class of Dry Valley Baptist Church.  These are asked to assemble at the funeral home at 2:30 PM on Sunday.

Erwin – Petitt Funeral home is in charge of arrangements.