Her two dogs were quarantined on the back deck after the attack.
Neighbors told WSOC that they are pit bulls and apparently have shown aggressive behavior in the past.
Neighbors also described Flowers as a very sweet woman who always gave a friendly smile and a wave while walking the dogs.
The two American pit bull terriers, properly licensed and vaccinated, were placed under a 10-day quarantine while the investigation is ongoing, CMPD said.
Animal Care and Control officers have responded to one previous call at the same address in April of 2013 in reference to a complaint of two aggressive animals.
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