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Bessie Lee Garner Bowen
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Birth: May 28, 1901
Winn Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Aug. 24, 1957
Dallas County
Texas, USA

Funeral services for Mrs. Bessie L. Bowen, 56, of 2647 Grafton will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday in Lamar & Smith Chapel, 800 West Jefferson, by the Rev. N. W. Oliver, pastor of Wesley Methodist Church.

Mrs. Bowen, a resident of Dallas for the last 35 years, died Saturday in a Dallas hospital. She was born in Montgomery, La.

For the last 11 years, she was supervisor of the bindery department at Houghton Brothers Printing Company. She was a member of Wesley Methodist and was a past Noble Grand of the Elmira Rebekah Lodge 240. Mrs. Bowen was also a member of the Macabees.

Survivors, all of Dallas, include two sisters, Mrs. B. P. Ridgway and Mrs. Melvin Johnson and a brother, E. J. Garner.

Pallbearers will be Sherman C. Reed, E. V. Hufstedler, C. P. Allen, T. R. Coffee, J. Dean Cumbie and C. T. Pope.

Mrs. Bowen's Rebekah lodge will be in charge of graveside services at Laurel Land Memorial Park.

Published in The Dallas Morning News, August 26, 1957 
Family links: 
  James M. Garner (1871 - 1928)
  Willie Plunkett Garner (1881 - 1938)
  Bessie Lee Garner Bowen (1901 - 1957)
  Martha Wynn Garner Ridgway (1903 - 1975)*
  E. J. Garner (1905 - 1961)*
  Ebbie Garner Lowe (1912 - 1953)*
*Calculated relationship
Laurel Land Memorial Park
Dallas County
Texas, USA
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Record added: Oct 14, 2009
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Bessie Lee <i>Garner</i> Bowen
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