John Wesley Edward Bowen

Educator, philosopher and theologian John Wesley Edward Bowen preached for social equality fifty years before the U.S. Civil Rights Movement. He supported black intellectualism and urged African Americans to develop self worth even in the face of white oppression. John Wesley Edward Bowen was born to Edward and Rose Bowen

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Historic Southview Cemetery Participates in “Wreaths Across America” – Honoring America’s Soldiers

PURCHASE A WREATH TODAY!                                                                            Veterans’ wreaths can be purchased at South-View Cemetery. 1990 Jonesboro Road, S.E., Atlanta, GA 30315 until Novemeber 23, 2012 $15.00/per wreath FOR EVERY TWO WREATHS PURCHASED ONE IS DONATED TO A VETERAN. Reminder: Payment can not be accepted over the phone. If you have a

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Battle of Atlanta Commemoration Event

Community leader and former Atlanta school board member Ina Evans found out some very interesting things about her family history as it related to the Civil War.  And it wasn’t what she expected. On Saturday, July 21st at The Battle of Atlanta Commemoration experience history up close and personal.  Come

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