TEMPLE HILL — Evans Bowman, 87, of Temple Hill, died Thursday, March 7, 2013, at his home.
He was born at Rock Bridge in Monroe County, the son of the late Clarence Bliss Bowman and Sue Jane Miller Bowman. Evans was a farmer and an employee at Tyson/SKF for 43 years. He was a member, a deacon and former adult Sunday school teacher at Union #2 Missionary Baptist Church. He was a member of the Temple Hill Lions Club and was one of the founders of the Temple Hill Little League program. Mr. Bowman was a veteran serving in the U.S. Navy during World War II.
He is survived by his wife Betty Bacon Bowman; one son, Gerry Bowman and wife Becky, of Temple Hill; one daughter, Melanie Jones and husband Larry, of Knoxville, Tenn.; five grandchildren, Christy Bartley and husband Chris, Ashley Thompson and husband Richie, Travis Bowman, Christopher Jones and wife Nicole, and Suzanne Cunningham and husband Daniel; four great-grandchildren, Becca Grace Bartley, Chapel Elizabeth Thompson and Mathias and Josephine Jones; one sister, Sue Carol Jaggers, of Glasgow; three brothers-in-law, Maxie Oliver, of Michigan, Gordon Larson, of Florida, and Joe Donald Bacon and wife Donnie Sue, of Eighty Eight; a sister-in-law, Shirley Bacon, of Glasgow; and his nieces and nephews Doris McKinley, Brenda Marrs, Bill Marrs, Martha Yezerski, Marlene Anderson, Romaine Webber, David Larson, Dan Larson, Ken Oliver and Dan and Dave Bacon.
He was preceded in death by three sisters, Inez Marrs, O’Neil Larson and Christine Oliver.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, March 10, at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in Poplar Log Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 4 p.m. Saturday.
William Brown Sr.
BOWLING GREEN — William Franklin Brown Sr., 66, of Bowling Green, died Thursday, March 7, 2013, at his residence.
He was son of the late Clifford A. and Daisy Mae Thomas Brown and the husband of the late Brenda Sue Hunton Brown.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Hardy & Son Funeral Home Bowling Green Chapel with burial in Bowling Green Gardens with military honors. Visitation will be 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday with Masonic service at 7:30 at the funeral home.