|Death: ||May 7, 2012|
BROOKPORT -- Dorothy Bowman, 91, passed away Monday, May 7, 2012, in South Suburban Hospital in Hazel Crest.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 12, in Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home in Metropolis, with the Rev. David Siere officiating. Burial will be in Metropolis Memorial Gardens.
She is survived by two daughters, Lucinda Edwards and Betty Hammack of Florida; grandchildren, Jeff, Kevin, John and Nelson Edwards, Karen Alpers, Cheryl Depner, Pamela Emrich, Bobby Bicknell and Sheila Castleberry; several great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews; one sister, Marie Barnes, and one brother, Herschel Knight, both of Kentucky.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Cinderella (Wilson) Knight; husband, John D. Bowman; one daughter, Beverly Bicknell; and several sisters and brothers.
She was a member of Brookport First Baptist Church and was a devoted mother and grandmother.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons and great-grandsons.
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on May 11, 2012 .
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