Tammy Lou Bowers

Tammy Lou Bowers, 48, of Panamadied Thursday, Oct. 20, 2011, in FortSmith, Ark. Tammy was born Aug. 12,1963, in El Paso, Texas, to Paul andAudrey Opal (Eatmon) Bowers. She wasemployed at the Panama Tote-A-Poke. Shewas preceded in death by her father; sister,Julie Emmert; and her grandparents, Johnand Annie Dell Eatmon.Survivors include her daughter, Emily Tedder of thehome; loving companion, Richie Tedder of Panama;mother, Audrey Opal Bowers of Buck Creek; three sisters,Ginger Esparza of Las Cruces, N.M., Pam Paul of Hackett,Ark., Debbie Meredith of Panama; aunts, Ocie Hale ofSpiro, Velta Eatmon of Buck Creek.Services will be at 2 p.m., Monday, Oct. 24, at EvansChapel of Memories, Poteau, with the Rev. Tim Painterofficiating. Burial will follow in Shady Point Cemetery.Pallbearers will be Jerimy Emmert, Jason Meredith, MackMcCormick, Kyle Pierce, Buddy Cantrell, Randy Tedder.Family and friends will be at the funeral home from 2-4p.m. Sunday.Online messages may be left at evansandmillerfuneralhomes.com.Arrangements are under the direction of Evans andMiller Funeral Home, Poteau.