Rev. Ricky Bowen and Sis. Barbara Bowen
Rev. Ricky C. Bowen received his call to the ministry when he was 14 years old. He married his wife Sis. Barbie S. Quillen on September 8th, 1979 and they started on the evangelist field. After five dedicated years of service, they returned to Aberdeen to assist his father, Rev. W. E. Bowen, who was pastor of Aberdeen First Pentecostal Church for 42 years. Following his father’s passing in December 2002, Rev. Ricky C. Bowen assumed the pastorate of Aberdeen First Pentecostal Church. The Bowen family has been serving in that capacity faithfully for the last 10 years. Rev. Ricky C. Bowen graduated Cum Laude from Omega Bible Institute and Seminary with a Bachelors degree in Theology and a Masters in Theology. The Bowens have three children, daughter Andrea, and two sons Bradford and Zachary. Andrea married Jim Cucchiara and they now have two daughters, Abigail and Madison and a son, Chase. Bradford married Jenna Dodd and they have 2 sons, Ian and Reid.