Eric Bow, a loving son, father, brother and friend passed away Sunday, on January 3, 2021 in Durant, Oklahoma at the age of 45. Eric was born to William Martin and Jacqueline Rajeania Bow in Sherman, Texas on May 1, 1975.
Eric attend Blue and Rock Creek Schools growing up. He also attended Kiamichi Technical College his junior and senior year. Eric accepted Jesus into his life when he was in Junior High and was a member of Blue Baptist Church his whole life. Eric was a graduate of The Class of 1993 at Rock Creek in Bokchito, Oklahoma. Growing up Eric always had the need for speed and the love for anything to do with wheels. Eric like to cook but really loved to eat. For the last 25 years he worked for Emerson. He loved to spend time with his friends and family.
Eric is survived by his son, Sherman Matthew Bow of Durant, Oklahoma; parents, William and Jacqueline Bow of Durant, Oklahoma; sister, Krissie Herrin and husband Jeff of Kenefic, Oklahoma; 5 nieces, 2 nephews; Mother of his child, Mitsy McCulley; Uncles, Jamie Thomas and Robert Thomas; Great-Uncle, W.O Wallace; Aunts, Beverly Mackey and husband Ron, Martha Conway and husband Larry; along will numerous cousins and many friends.
Eric is preceded in death by his grandparents, AD and Cora Bow, SM and Mary Jane Thomas; Uncle Cecil Ford and wife Carolyn, Uncle Ralph Bow.
Family Hour for Eric will be 6-8pm Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at Holmes-Coffey-Murray Funeral Home in Durant, Oklahoma. Funeral Service will be 2pm Thursday, January 7, 2021 at Holmes-Coffey-Murray Funeral Home in Durant, Oklahoma with Mick Knight officiating. Following will be interment at Oak Grove Cemetery in Nida, Oklahoma with Scott Miller, Wesley McClour, Jim Bob Brooks, David Brooks, Tim Newton and Derek Proctor serving as pallbearers. Honorary Pallbearers are Eric’s nieces and nephews.
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