Mary C. BowerAge 81 of Portsmouth passed away Wednesday June 6, 2018 at Southern Ohio Medical Center. She was born September 26, 1936, a daughter of the late Gilbert and Lola Munion Dill. She was a Member of Victory Baptist Church. She loved to crochet and has sold her items all over the country. She also enjoyed making clothes and being a homemaker.Mary is survived by her husband, Bill Bower; three sons, Gary (Sharon) Dill of Portsmouth, Charles Bower and Jody Bower, both of Coeburn, VA; a daughter, Lori McGill of Coeburn, VA; one brother, Lawrence Dill of Chillicothe; one sister, Anna Marie (John) Baker of South Webster; 10 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and 5 great-great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by a sister, Sylvia Mae Miller.Services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday June 9, 2018 at D.W. SWICK-NELSON FUNERAL HOME in South Webster with Pastor Paul Gibson officiating. Interment will follow at South Webster Cemetery. Friends may call Saturday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be shared at www.DWSwickNelsonFuneralHome.com.