|Birth: ||Oct. 25, 1896|
|Death: ||Jul. 29, 1965|
Times-Picayune July 31, 1965
BOWEN - On Thursday, July 29, 1965 at 11 a.m., THELMA PORTER, age 68 years; beloved wife of Evon J Bowen Sr; mother of Evon J Bowen, Jr, Llewellyn Bowen and David Bowen of Gulfport, Miss., Mrs Samuel Fazzlo, Mrs T S Johnson of Gulfport, Miss; Mrs Samuel Fazzlo, Mrs T S Johnson of Brownsville, Tex, and the late Ernest D Bowen; sister of Mrs John Garcia, Fred Porter, and the late Gladys Young and Columbus and George Porter; daughter of the late Oliver Porter and Lorraine Strode, also survived by 14 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.
Relatives and friends of the family, also Congregation of Franklin Ave Baptist Church, employees of U S Agriculture Research Center, Crescent City Lodge No 37, International Association of Machinists, Sears Roebuck & Co. and Fazzlo Bowling, are invited to attend the funeral.
Services from the funeral home of E J Ransons & Sons, Inc., 1024 Elysian Field Ave, on Saturday, July 31, at 2: 30 p.m. Interment at Masonic Cemetery.
Oliver W Porter (1858 - 1922)
Lorraine Laura Strode Porter (1866 - 1942)
Evon J Bowen (1892 - 1977)
Evon James Bowen (1916 - 2006)*
Ernest D. Bowen (1920 - 1924)*
Llewellyn Reese Bowen (1925 - 1975)*
Columbus Porter (1889 - 1940)*
Thelma Porter Bowen (1896 - 1965)
Frederick Dewey Porter (1898 - 1972)*
Eva Mae Porter Garcia (1900 - 1984)*
Masonic Cemetery No. 1
Created by: S. Porter
Record added: Dec 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82664737
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