|Birth: ||Jul. 25, 1934|
|Death: ||Jul., 2010|
SHREVEPORT, LA - Celebration of life service for Peggy Ione Bedford Bowden will be held at Hill Crest Funeral Home on Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. Pastor Buster Page will be officiating the service. Visitation will be held at Hill Crest Funeral Home on Wednesday, July 14, 2010 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. Interment will follow at Hill Crest Memorial Park.
She was a member of Koran Baptist Church, Haughton, Louisiana where she had been a choir member and interim pianist.
Peggy enjoyed reading and working at the library, sewing clothes for her children and grandchildren, spending time with her family and singing in the church choir. She also loved sports, playing the piano, spending time on the beach, and cooking, with her specialties being chocolate meringue pie and "Granny Bedford's" rolls.
She was preceded in death by her husband, W. K. Bowden; her son, Kenneth Bowden; her parents, Ione and Arlas Johnson Bedford; her brother, Arlas and his wife Janelle Bedford; and her son-in-law, Randy Vogel.
She is survived by her brother Charles Bedford (Patty) of Karnes City, TX; her sister-in-law and best friend, LaQuita Risinger, Corpus Christi, TX; daughter, Shirley Harrington (Skip) of Karnack, TX; daughter-in-law, Donna Bowden of Bossier City, LA; daughter, Cheryl (David) Bufton of Bixby, OK; and son, Billy (Valerie) Bowden of Round Rock, TX. She is survived by her nine grandchildren: Michelle Vogel, St. Joseph, MO; Randall Vogel, Haughton, LA; Patrick Bowden, Metairie, LA; Heather Bowden, Bossier City, LA; Sarah (Ryan) Rosencutter, Tulsa, OK; Allison Bufton, Bixby, OK; Travis, Andrea, and Will Bowden, Round Rock, TX.
Pallbearers will be: Randall Vogel, Patrick Bowden, Travis Bowden, Will Bowden and Ryan Rosencutter.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to: Mrs. Shelia Hayes, Dr. Sally Ball, and the following WK-Pierremont - 5E nurses: Kelly, Jessica, Mary, Jodi, Jerry, DeDe, Susan, Amanda and Brenda as well as The Glen Retirement System.
Words of comfort may be shared with the family by visiting www.hillcrestmemorialfh.com.
Arlas Johnson Bedford (1904 - 1965)
Iona Elece Walker Bedford (1906 - 1989)
Wanna K Bowden (1929 - 1989)*
Charles A. Bedford (1930 - 2012)*
Peggy Ione Bedford Bowden (1934 - 2010)
Hillcrest Memorial Park and Mausoleum
Created by: Janice Williams Langley
Record added: Jul 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54963121