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Minnie Rebecca Bowen Brunson
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Birth: Oct. 16, 1885
Death: Jan. 15, 1971

She was born MINNIE REBECCA BOWEN, and was called MINNIE by all her contemporaries and Aunt MINNIE by all her nephews and nieces, and she had many.

MINNIE REBECCA BOWEN was the second born of thirteen to Alfred Jackson Bowen, SR. & Ann Elizabeth "Annie Eliza" Williams. She was called Minnie, her first Christian name, by all her contemporaries and Aunt MINNIE by all her nephews and nieces, and she had many.

All her siblings, including her, are listed below, in birth order:

i. SARAH JANE "SALLIE" BOWEN, b. 13 May 1884, Bulloch County, GA; d. 12 Jul 1942, Tattnall County, GA. Burial in Old Anderson Church Cemetery, Collins, Tattnall County, Georgia.
ii. MINNIE REBECCA BOWEN, b. 16 Oct 1885, Bulloch Bulloch County, GA County GA; d. 15 Jan 1971, Bulloch County, GA. Burial Lower Lotts Creek Church Cemetery, Statesboro, Bulloch County, Georgia.
iii. RUFUS LESTER BOWEN, b. 23 Nov 1887, Bulloch County GA; d. 03 Dec 1964, Bulloch County, GA. Burial in Ephesus Church Cemetery, Bulloch County, Georgia.
iv. WILLIAM WRIGHT BOWEN, b. 27 Dec 1890, Bulloch County, GA; d. 13 Apr 1952, Tattnall County, GA. Burial in Old Anderson Church Cemetery, Collins, Tattnall County, Georgia.
v. JAMES HARRY "JIM H" BOWEN, b. 02 Feb 1892, Bulloch County, GA; d. 01 Jun 1960, Chatham County, GA. Burial in Hillcrest Abbey East, Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia.
vi. BERTIE FRARIE BOWEN, b. 14 Aug 1894, Bulloch County GA; d. 29 Jan 1982, Bulloch County GA. Burial in Ephesus Church Cemetery, Bulloch County, Georgia.
vii. JOHN J. "JOHNNIE" BOWEN, b. 04 Jan 1897, Bulloch County, GA; d. 05 Dec 1899, Bulloch County, GA. Burial in Ephesus Church Cemetery, Bulloch County, Georgia.
viii. ALFRED JACKSON "A.J." BOWEN, JR., b. 26 Jul 1899, Bulloch County, GA; d. 08 May 1971, Chatham County, GA. Burial in Ephesus Church Cemetery, Bulloch County, Georgia.
ix. ANNIE MAE BOWEN, b. 04 Feb 1902, Bulloch County, GA; d. 27 Jan 1990, Milledgeville, Baldwin County, GA. Burial Ephesus Church Cemetery, Bulloch County, Georgia in the same plot with her parents.
x. ALICE NITA BOWEN, b. 29 Oct 1904, Bulloch County, GA; d. 15 Jul 1997; married (1st) ALLEN PORCHER HUBBARD, ON 20 JUN 1929, BULLOCH COUNTY, GA, b. 07 Jul 1903, South Carolina, d. Jun 1968, Jacksonville, Duval Co., FL (Burial: South Thompson Baptist Church Cemetery, Toombs County, Georgia). Many years after divorcing her 1st husband she married (2nd) CHARLES J. SCHENCK (1894-1981), who was also divorced. She had no children. Alice Nita Bowen is buried in Hillcrest Abbey East, Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia beside her 2nd, and last, husband Charles J. Schenck.
xi. EDNA LOREE BOWEN, b. 26 Aug 1907, Bulloch County, GA; d. Jan 1987, Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia. Burial Rosewood Memorial Park, Virginia Beach, Virginia.
xii. MARY JANE BOWEN, b. 22 Oct 1909, Bulloch County, GA; d. 03 Oct 1989, Candler County, Georgia. Burial in Old Anderson Church Cemetery, Collins, Tattnall County, Georgia.
xiii. LILLIE MILDRED BOWEN, b. 22 Aug 1912, Bulloch County, Georgia, d. 15 Oct 1993, Garden City, Chatham County, GA. Burial in Hillcrest Abbey East, Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia.

*This biography is a Work In Progress and will be updated from time to time until completed. Written by William Kenneth Bowen, nephew of Aunt Minnie, grandson of Alfred Jackson Bowen, SR. and son of Alfred Jackson "A J" Bowen, JR., Thursday, March 19, 2015.

The above info contributed by Find A Graver, William K. Bowen.
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 Parents:
  Alfred Jackson Bowen (1858 - 1929)
  Ann Elizabeth Williams Bowen (1867 - 1931)
 
 Children:
  Carlos Preston Brunson (1907 - 1987)*
  Florence Emily Brunson (1915 - 1940)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sallie Jane Bowen Anderson (1884 - 1942)*
  Minnie Rebecca Bowen Brunson (1885 - 1971)
  Rufus Lester Bowen (1887 - 1964)*
  William Wright Bowen (1890 - 1952)*
  James Harry Bowen (1892 - 1960)*
  Bertie Frarie Bowen (1894 - 1982)*
  Johnie H Bowen (1897 - 1899)*
  Alfred Jackson Bowen (1899 - 1971)*
  Annie Mae Bowen Wilkinson (1902 - 1990)*
  Alice Nita Bowen Schenck (1904 - 1997)*
  Edna Loree Bowen Hendricks (1907 - 1987)*
  Mary Jane Bowen Holland (1909 - 1983)*
  Lillie Mildred Bowen Jones (1912 - 1993)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Lower Lotts Creek Church Cemetery
Statesboro
Bulloch County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: JoAnn HAGANS Harris
Record added: Oct 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30316607
Minnie Rebecca <i>Bowen</i> Brunson
Added by: Ruth George
 
Minnie Rebecca <i>Bowen</i> Brunson
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Added by: JoAnn HAGANS Harris
 
 
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- JoAnn HAGANS Harris
 Added: Mar. 20, 2015
From your nephew (son of your brother, Alfred Jackson Bowen, II).
- William Kenneth Bowen
 Added: Nov. 7, 2014
 
 
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