26 July 1950 Wed Mrs. Ross Bowman Suffers Stroke Dies Mrs. Mary V. Bowman 45 of 1190 West Forest avenue died yesterday in St. Marys hospital. She had suffered a stroke in the morning in her home. A Clinton native she was born July, 8 1905 a daughter of James and Florance H Fitzgerald. She was married to Ross E. Bowman on Aug 27 1923 in Decatur. She leaves her husband and three daughters. Burial will be in Woodlawn cemetery Clinton.