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William Lynn Bowman

April 8, 1938 ~ January 27, 2021 (age 82)

Obituary

William Lynn Bowman (Bill) was born April 4, 1938, to the late Mose and Isabel Bowman in Strong, Arkansas. At an early age he united with Ebenezer Baptist Church. He completed his education at Gardners High School in Union County, Arkansas.  William moved to Amarillo TX in 1975 and there he met and married Elsa Graves to this union; two sons were born.
Willam retired  from Tyson Foods after many years of service.

He was preceded in death by his siblings: Eugene Reynolds Sr., John Pace, Sr. and Rubie J. Criner. 
He leaves to cherish his memories: three sons Larry Bowman of Pasadena Calif. Lamont Graves-Bowman of Amarillo TX.  and Jerome Bowman of Amarillo TX.
Two God daughters: Crystal Smith and Isabel Smith of Boise, ID
Eight Grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. One sister Ruby F. Morris of Garland, TX; A host of beloved family and friends. 
 

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Services

Viewing
Friday
February 5, 2021

5:30 PM to 6:30 PM

Funeral Service
Saturday
February 6, 2021

1:00 PM
Greater Mt. Olive Baptist Church
1215 N. Hughes ST
Amarillo, TX 79107

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