Beverly Jean Wright Bowen Willneff, 76, of Lavonia, passed away Saturday evening, November 20, 2021, at the Sacred Heart Hospital in Lavonia.

Born October 26, 1943, in Seneca, SC, she was the daughter of the late Truman Vernell and Reba Lee Manley.  She was the widow of the late Roger Willneff, mother of the late Tony Bowen, and sister of the late Judy Kirkendall and Terry Wright. She was a retired waitress and attended Lavonia Church of God.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Ricky and Ann Bowen, Lavonia; daughter and son-in-law, Cynthia and David Jones, Lavonia; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren;  brothers Truman Douglas Wright, of Vanna, and Jerry Wright of Lavonia; sister Teresa Amos, Franklin NC.

Graveside services will be Tuesday afternoon at 2pm at the Lavonia City Cemetery.