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John Bowman
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Birth: Aug. 10, 1882
Death: Oct. 8, 1971

Funeral services for John Bowman, 91, of Newhall, who died Friday morning at his home follwing a long illness, will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday in Newhall Holiness Church with Rev. Hubert Stanley officiating. Burial will follow in Grassy Spur Cemetery at Bishop, Va.

Born in Tazewell County, Va., he was the son of the late Samuel P. and Ellen Bowman. He was a retired miner and member of Newhall local UMWA 5995. His wife, Mrs. Rindy Bowman, two sons and one daughter preceded him in death.

Surviving are two daughters, Mrs. Dema Newberry and Mrs. Ethel Hodge of Newhall, two sons, Basil Bowman and Bundy Bowman of Baltimore, Md.; two brothers, Dan Bowman and Jake Bowman of Brewsterdale; 29 grandchildren, 56 great grandchildren, and 12 great-great grandchildren.

The body will be taken to the home of Mrs. Harry Hodge in Newhall at 4 p.m. today and to the church one hour prior to services.

Mullins Funeral Home in Richlands is in charge of arrangements. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Martha Lourinda Bowman Bowman (1885 - 1956)
 
 Children:
  Myrtle Bessie Bowman Asbury (1904 - 1948)*
  Garland Wade Bowman (1909 - 1962)*
  Ethel Gertrude Bowman Hodge (1911 - 2005)*
  Basil Bowman (1917 - 1979)*
  Dema Bowman Newberry (1918 - 1973)*
  Dock Bundy Bowman (1924 - 1989)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grassy Spur Church Cemetery
Bishop
Tazewell County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Chris Bowman
Originally Created by: Angela Whitaker-Becker
Record added: Nov 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80480213
John Bowman
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John Bowman
Added by: Angela Whitaker-Becker
 
 
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