Eddie Ray Jowers, age 45, of Lake Brownwood passed away at his residence Monday, March 18, 2013.

Eddie was born Oct. 18, 1967, to Bobby and Jean Jowers in Sweetwater, Texas. He attended school at Bangs. Eddie was a fighter; he was loved by many, and had numerous friends.

He is survived by his parents, Bobby and Jean Jowers of Bangs; brother, Robby Jowers of Bangs; sister, Laura Dibrell and husband Shawn of Priddy; nephews, Jeffery Jowers, Andrew Jowers, Tanner Dibrell, Scott Dibrell and Kyler Dibrell; niece, Danielle Dibrell; he is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and other relatives and friends.

Eddie is preceded in death by his grandparents, Frank and Edith Brinson, Enveard and Gladys Jowers; uncles, Bill Brinson and David Jowers; and aunts, Carroll Smith, and Linda Edwards.

Services for Eddie will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, March 22, 2013, at Blaylock Funeral Home Chapel, with David McKamey officiating. Interment will follow in Bangs Cemetery. The family will receive friends and family from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Blaylock Funeral Home.

Condolences may be left for the family at www.blaylockfuneralhome.com. Services are under the direction of Blaylock Funeral Home.