Born 7-19-1935 - Died 8-1-2002
Johnnie Miles Bowman, 67, of Brockwell, Ark., died Aug. 1, 2002, at the Community Medical Center in Calico Rock in Izard County, Ark. He was born July 19, 1935 at Norfork, Ark. to George Preston and Mary Jane Tilley Bowman. He was a farmer and was of the Pentecostal Faith.Survivors include three brothers, Belvin Eugene Bowman, Howard Wayne Bowman and Jessie Earl Bowman all of Mountain Home, Ark.; one sister, Betty Ann Vredenburg of Brockwell; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Dessie Bowman and one brother, Paul Ray Bowman.Services were Aug. 4, 2002, at the Galatia Community Church with Bishop Jimmie D. Whitfield officiating. Burial was in the Galatia Cemetery near Norfork with arrangements being under the direction of Howard Funeral Home of Melbourne, Ark.Pallbearers were Jessie Bowman, L. J. Lawson, Buck Crider, Sam Crider, Troy Lynn Roberts, James Loosey and honorary pallbearer was Billie Vredenburg.