The funeral for Nellie Bowman, 67, of 119 Frankfort Court, Eutawville, will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, July 30, 2012, at Greater St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1205 County Line Road, Cross, with the Rev. Alfonza Jones Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Walworth Plantation Cemetery, Eutawville.
She died Thursday, July 25.
Miss Bowman was born in Eutawville, daughter of the late Thomas Bowman and Ella Lee Bowman. She grew up in Eutawville and attended the public schools there. She was a member of Greater St. Paul United Methodist Church.
Miss Bowman was predeceased by two brothers, Thomas Bowman Jr. and James Bowman.
Her survivors include her son, Orin (Patricia) Bowman of Killeen, Texas; two grandsons, Michael and Jeremiah Bowman, both of Killeen; adopted daughters Evelena (Rufus) Downs of Cross and Ramaya Bookart of the home; sisters Lucy Bowman of the home, Eliza (Edward) Johnson of Cross, Josephine Washington of Eutawville and Vernell (Richard) Davis of New York; an uncle, James T. Bowman of Eutawville; special friends Mary Mitchell and Firney Jones; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Family and friends may call at the residence and Shuler-Marshall Funeral Home of Holly Hill.