Leavon Dallas Bowers, 19, of Benton passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. He was born July 8, 1994 in Benton.
He was a member of Northside Church of Christ in Benton.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Fay DeSpain, and his paternal grandparents, Marvin and Camilla Bowers.
He is survived by his parents, Patrick and Donna (DeSpain) Bowers of Benton; one sister, Blythe Bowers of Benton; one brother, Austin Bowers of Benton; his maternal grandfather, Oliver DeSpain; aunt and uncles, Uncle Ed and Aunt Dot Bowers, Uncle Mikel and Aunt Sherry Bowers, Uncle Ricky and Aunt Marla LaSage, and Uncle Jeff DeSpain; several cousins and other relatives.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 27, in the chapel of Roller-Ballard Funeral Home (315-4047) with Joel Lewis officiating. Burial will follow at Old Rosemont Cemetery in Benton.
Serving as pallbearers are Hayden Graves, Davis Butterworth, Brad Ferrell, Kris Crownover, Connor Smith and Johnson Farmer.
Visitation will take place at the funeral home at 10 a.m., one hour prior to service time.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Angelman Syndrome Foundation, 4255 Westbrook Drive, Suite 219, Aurora, IL 60504.
Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/ballard