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Col James Whitwell Bowman
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Birth: Sep. 9, 1910
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Dec. 20, 2006
Whitehouse
Smith County
Texas, USA

Col. James Bowman

TROUP -- Graveside services for retired Army Col. James Whitwell Bowman, 96, Troup, are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday at Pinecrest Cemetery, Troup, with the Rev. Mike Cline officiating under direction of Cottle Funeral Home, Troup.

Mr. Bowman died Dec. 20, 2006, in a Whitehouse nursing home.

He was born Sept. 9, 1910, in Oklahoma to the late Lee and Ella Whitwell Bowman. He received his bachelor's degree from University of Oklahoma. He retired from the Army in 1965 after 30 years service and was awarded a Silver Star and Purple Heart. He lived in Rogers, Ark., for 30 years prior to moving to Troup in 1996. He was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, Wanda Martin Bowman,

Survivors include a daughter; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

If desired, memorial may be made to Cameron-J. Jarvis Troup Municipal Library, P.O. Box 721, Troup, 75789

Tyler Morning Telegraph Dec 2006 
 
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 Spouse:
  Wanda Ruth Martin Bowman (1916 - 2001)
 
 Children:
  Bonnie Kay Bowman Hinkle (1940 - 2010)*
  Ruth Bowman (1942 - 1942)*
  Thomas & Timothy Bowman (1946 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pinecrest Cemetery
Troup
Smith County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Bill Elliott
Record added: Dec 19, 2012
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Col James Whitwell Bowman
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Col James Whitwell Bowman
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