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Bunah Ethel Gardner Bowman
Birth: Feb. 17, 1888
Bonham
Fannin County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 10, 1978
Bowie
Montague County
Texas, USA

Married James Clarence "Cole" Bowman in Newport, Jack County, Texas on 18 Oct 1906. Bunah was a resident of the Bellmire Nursing Center prior to her death.

Services for Mrs. Bunah Ethel Bowman, 89, who died Tuesday night in a local nursing home, were held at 10a.m. Friday in Burgess Funeral Home.

Officiating was Rev. Lonnie Harris, pastor of Bowie Assembly of God Church. Burial was in Truce Cemetery under direction of Burgess Funeral Home.

Mrs. Bowman was born Feb.17,1888, in Cooke County, Texas, and has been a long-time resident of Montague County. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church.

Survivors include three sons, Warty, Jake and Eldon, all of Bowie; seven daughters, Mrs. Alta Medley and Mrs. Opal Walker, both of Bowie, Mrs. Ilene Downey and Mrs. Eunice Yondell, both of Ardmore, Okla, Mrs. Oleta Gibson of Arbuckle, Calif., Mrs. Deltas Ratliff of Wichita Falls, and Mrs. Alva Maxwell of Henderson, Texas; a sister, Mrs. Ellie Hamilton of Jacksboro, Texas; 36 grandchildren; 64 great-grandchildren; and 28 great-great-grandchildren.

Source: The Bowie News; Bowie, Montague Co, Texas, USA 
 
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 Parents:
  Byron Allen Gardner (1846 - 1931)
  Mariah Elizebeth Pace Gardner (1864 - 1960)
 
 Spouse:
  James Clarence Bowman (1881 - 1953)
 
 Children:
  Ward Wayne Bowman (1907 - 1985)*
  Alta Mae Bowman Medley (1909 - 1982)*
  Ada Ilene Clifton Bowman Downey (1911 - 1995)*
  Infant Daugther Bowman (1912 - 1912)*
  Opal Cordelia Bowman Walker (1913 - 1997)*
  Oleta Floreese Bowman Gibson (1916 - 1995)*
  Eunice Bowman Yandell (1918 - 2009)*
  James Aaron Bowman (1920 - 1997)*
  Mary Magalene Bowman (1923 - 1927)*
  Eldon Allen Bowman (1924 - 1994)*
  Deltas Louise-Walker Bowman Ratliff (1928 - 1981)*
 
 Siblings:
  David Anson Gardner (1880 - 1899)*
  John Jesse Gardner (1882 - 1883)*
  Cordela F Gardner (1884 - 1885)*
  Henry Allen Gardner (1886 - 1968)*
  Bunah Ethel Gardner Bowman (1888 - 1978)
  Ruby Mahalia Gardner Long (1890 - 1976)*
  Hollis B Gardner (1894 - 1964)*
  Ellie Gardner Hamilton (1899 - 1984)*
  George Byron Gardner (1902 - 1953)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Truce Cemetery
Truce
Jack County
Texas, USA
 
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Record added: Feb 02, 2013
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