Funeral services for Mrs. Susan E. Bowman 88, of
Gainesboro, TN, will be held at 3 P.M. on Saturday, April 28,
2018, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial
Cemetery in Gainesboro.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 3 to 8 P.M. and
on Saturday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
She was born May 9, 1929 in Gainesboro, TN, to the late
George T. and Bessie Lee Jenkins. On November 21, 1953 she
was married to the late Tom Joe Bowman, who passed away on
February 12, 2010. She was a factory worker in the garment
industry. She loved gardening and growing flowers and was a
member of the Church of Christ.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in
death by 3 Brothers: Lee, Robert, and Wayne Jenkins; 3
Sisters: Ruth Short, Stella Wims, and Rosa Nell Zuerlein and
1 Granddaughter: Elizabeth Nichole Chinoy.
Survivors include 4 Daughters: Jodie Bowman of
Gainesboro, TN; Kathy (David) Haynie of Tuscaloosa, AL;
Peggy Bowman of Madison, AL; and Sandy (Donnie) Ragland
of Gainesboro, TN; 6 Grandchildren: Randy Beach, Matthew
(Hannah) Cunningham, Suzie Bowman, Andrew Grisham, Alex
(Teola) Ragland, and Lincoln (Alyssa) Ragland; 5
Great-Grandchildren: Kaya, Landon, Emma, Wyatt, Raelyn; 1
Brother: Royce (Linda) Jenkins of Gainesboro, TN; 1 Sister: Jo
Helen Brown of Gainesboro, TN; and 1 Brother-in-law: Claude
(Betty) Bowman. Nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and
friends also survive.
Bro. Gary Anderson will officiate at the services.
Memorial donations may be made to the Charles Ralph
Holland Memorial Library or the donor's favorite charity by
contacting the funeral home.
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