|Birth: ||Dec. 14, 1890|
|Death: ||Jul. 18, 1971|
Velma Folsom Gerald was born to Samuel Robert Gerald and Leila W Holmes Gerald in McGregor, Texas on December 14, 1890. She was educated at Baylor University, and was a teacher in McGregor, Texas, and in Beaumont Texas, where she met her husband, Robert Robertson Bowie. They were married in McGregor Texas on October 7, 1913, and moved to El Paso shortly after their wedding.
Mrs. Bowie was long a Sunday School teacher at the First Baptist Church of El Paso. Among her students was her future daughter in law Charlotte Johnson.
Mrs. Bowie was President and Executive Director of the YWCA of El Paso.
Robert Robertson Bowie (1871 - 1947)*
Robert G Bowie (1916 - 1981)*
Note: Died in Lampasas Co., TX
Evergreen Alameda Cemetery
El Paso County
Plot: Section I
Maintained by: Barbara Bowie-Whitman
Originally Created by: Desert Wind
Record added: Aug 22, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29243207