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Lela F Bell Bowman
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Birth: May 10, 1918
Van Zandt County
Texas, USA
Death: Jan. 14, 2010
Van Zandt County
Texas, USA

Services for Lela F. Bowman, 91, of Canton, TX, are scheduled for 11:00 AM Saturday January 23, 2010 at Eubank Funeral Chapel with Elder Stanley McGee & Rev. Steven Bell officiating, under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home, Canton.

Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, Canton, TX.

She passed away January 14, 2010 in Canton, TX.

Lela Bowman was born May 10, 1918 in Canton, TX, to Joe and Easter McDaniel Bell.

She was the fourth of six siblings, on Sept. 21, 1942, she married. In 1944 they settle down in Chicago, Illinois. There she raised eight children and became a foster mother to several other children. while being a foster mother she met Mrs.Erma Williams who was also a foster mom and raising her four children. They both had a family of children in their care and they kept the children connected to each other. From that day they raised all of the children to be as one happy family of brothers and sisters. In 1973 she moved to Dallas, Tx. and in 1974 she moved back home to Canton, Tx. to care for her brother R. D. "Buddy" Bell. While in Canton she joined Evangelist Temple Church of God In Christ. She was the Mother of the Church until her death.

Lela was preceded in death by parents,3 Sons, Clarence Searcy, Gregory Carroll & Reggie Cochan, grandson, Tracy Bowman, Four Brothers, John, Jack, R.D. & Bennie P. Bell, 1 Sister, Laura, God-Sister, Stella Mae Taylor, 2 Daughters-in-law, Keren Searcy & Ollie Robertson.

Eubank Funeral Home, Canton, TX

Hillcrest Cemetery
Van Zandt County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Laurie WILHITE McDonald
Originally Created by: Slick
Record added: Feb 13, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84938623
Lela F <i>Bell</i> Bowman
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