Christi Lynn Bowen, age 44, born October 6, 1976 and passed away November 21, 2020 as a Jacksonville native her whole life.
Christi was a loving mother, sister, daughter, and friend that will be deeply missed by all. She was brought up attending Catholic school/church. Most of all Christi loved her children and she was a very hard worker. Some of her favorite things to do were going to the beach – fishing, swimming, and surfing. Also, riding Harleys, gardening, and good music made her happy. She really enjoyed hanging out with family and friends as much as possible.
Survivors include her three children: Travis Guy, Holli Strauch and Conner Strauch, her father Charles Bowen Sr (Chyrel), her mother Nancy B Quina (Joby), brothers Charles Bowen Jr and Sonny Gay, sisters Stacey Carns-Aby (Scot), Jennifer Bowen, and Chyrel Marie Sandoval, plus many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
She is preceded in death by her great grandfathers Irvin Dawson, John Bowen, Francis Smith, and William Spires. Great grandmothers Florence Pacetti-Dawson, Mabel Spires-Petterson, Minnie Cannons-Smith, and Dove Sanders-Bowen. Grandfathers Charles Bowen Sr, Roland E Smith, Eddie Sabine, and Fred Quina. Grandmothers Jean Dawson-Smith, Fern Quina, Emma Sabine, and Marie Hoskins. Recently passed and really missed family: James (Joby) Quina, Judy Marie Smith, Michael Smith, William Hester, and Jean Smith.
Funeral Services will be held at Evergreen Cemetery on December 2, 2020. The family will receive friends at 11 AM in Evergreen Chapel with a Graveside Service to follow at Noon in the St Mary’s section of the cemetery.