|Birth: ||Aug. 23, 1925|
|Death: ||May 16, 2012|
Memorial services for Jimmie Jean Pate Bowman, 86, will be held at Rose-Neath's Southside Funeral Home with Rev. John Harp of Brookwood Baptist Church officiating. Visitation will be prior to the services starting at 12 noon. Interment will be in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Ponca City, OK at a later date.
Mrs. Bowman was born on August 23, 1925 in Newport, AR and passed away on May 16, 2012 in Shreveport.
She was a member of the Faith and Gleaners Sunday School Class at Brookwood Baptist Church and was active in church choirs and choral groups throughout her lifetime.
Her husband was descended from the Turnbull family of Rosedown Plantation in St. Francisville. She has done extensive research on the plantation and the Turnbull family and has given many family keepsakes now on display at the plantation.
She was a charter member of Friends of Genealogy and held memberships in various historical societies toward the goal of preserving family histories.
Preceding her in death were her husband of 63 years, Eugene Dudley Bowman, her parents, James Andrew Pate and Jim Irene McCulloh Pate, three brothers and four sisters.
She is survived by her two nieces, three nephews and many dear friends.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Friends of Rosedown, 3816 Hwy. 966, St. Francisville, LA 70775; Friends of Genealogy, P.O. Box 17835, Shreveport, LA 71138; Brookwood Baptist Church, 9014 Brookwood Church Way, Shreveport, LA 71106.
Published in The Advocate on May 18, 2012
James Andrew Pate (1866 - 1934)
Jim Irene Pate (1887 - 1976)
Ura Jane Pate Bivins (1910 - 1967)*
Jimmie Jean Pate Bowman (1925 - 2012)
Odd Fellows Cemetery
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Record added: May 18, 2012
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