|Birth: ||Sep. 5, 1908|
|Death: ||Mar. 12, 2003|
Alice was born to James & Ida Chatman. She was educated in the Washington County Public Schools and Prairie View A & M University. She married Raleigh L. Bowen on March 3, 1943 and to this union no children were born.
She taught school at Goodwill Public Schools and was with County Demonstration Agency in Giddings, TX for many years. She then moved to Sherman, TX and taught at Fred Douglas High School.
Sis. Bowen was a member of Goodwill Baptist Church until she moved to Sherman. She then joined the St. James United Methodist Church. She is survived by nephews, Sherrill Smith of Kansas City, MO and Norrell Smith of Tulsa, OK; several grand and great nieces and nephews, and a host of cousins and friends. She is also survived by her caregiver, Doris Dirden. She was preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Carrie Mae Smith.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, March 15, 2003 at the Soul Chapel A.M.E. Church in Washington, TX with Pastor Felex Phillips and Rev. Charles Bradford officiating. Arrangements were entrusted to Hogan Funeral Home, 1002 W. Alamo, Brenham, TX (979)836-2571. Interment in the Rogers Cemetery, Washington, TX.
Created by: D Jones
Record added: Sep 24, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 9512669
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