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Dortha McPherson Bowling
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Birth: Apr. 24, 1923
Rush County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 2011
Franklin County
Indiana, USA

Dortha R. Bowling, 87, a longtime Laurel resident, passed away at 4:02 AM Friday, April 22, 2011 at her daughter's home in Laurel. Dortha McPherson was born April 24, 1923 in Rushville, IN to Layton, Sr. and Hazel (Mosier) McPherson, both deceased. She married Rev. Ezekriel C. Bowling on February 17, 1944 and he preceded her in death on January 9, 1997. She was a member of the Laurel Baptist Church and a Laurel High School graduate in the class of 1941. She leaves behind her sons, Zeke, Jr and Bobby of London, KY, Ronnie & wife Karen of Huntingburg, IN, Mike & wife Dianna of Cedar Grove, IN, Marty of Laurel, daughter, Juanita "Jody" Hensley of Laurel, brother, Layton "Mac" McPherson, Jr of Arizona, several grand, great grand and great-great grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, Dortha was preceded in death by a sister, Pauline, and brothers, Robert, Sr and Daniel. Pastor John D. Jordan & Marty Bowling will preside.

Family links: 
  Layton McPherson (1893 - 1971)
  Hazel Bessie McPherson (1904 - 1965)
  Ezekriel Bowling (1921 - 1997)*
  Dortha McPherson Bowling (1923 - 2011)
  Robert McPherson (1926 - 1988)*
*Calculated relationship
Laurel North Cemetery
Franklin County
Indiana, USA
Created by: Lori Skiles Marshall
Record added: Apr 23, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 68814544
Dortha <i>McPherson</i> Bowling
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