Visitation will be held at Milam Funeral Home Thursday, July 27th from - pm.
Herman was born August 19, 1934, in Lake Wales, FL to James T. He attended the University of Florida, where he completed AF ROTC training and earned a BSA in Dairy Science with a minor in General Agriculture. They traveled to the Philippines, Hong Kong, and many places in the United States during his service in the U. He was commissioned as 2nd Lieutenant in 1956 and completed his service as a Captain in 1966.
First preference will be given to a former employee or child of a former employee of Thorngate, Ltd.
If no applicants meet this stipulation, this scholarship can be awarded to a student with financial need.
While working for the Swinomish Tribe he was given two honorary positions, Fire Keeper of the Tribal Sweat Lodge and Tribal Grave Digger.
He also worked in the Swinomish Tribal salmon restoration program. passed away on Thursday, August 17, 2017 at his home.
Also during this time, he spent 27 years as an instructor of the Dale Carnegie Course in Effective Speaking and Human Relations.
The Abernathy Scholarship is awarded each spring to a student who writes the best article, story, play, or poem with religious overtones.
The winner will be chosen by the chairperson of the Department of English.
Bowers, aged 82, passed away on July 21, 2017, in Gainesville, Florida, following a short illness.
Funeral services will be on Friday, July 28, 2017 at am, at First Baptist Church, Waldo, Florida.