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Anita (Powell) Bowman

May 3, 1930 ~ February 17, 2021 (age 90)


Anita Powell Bowman, 90, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021 at Woodbury Health & Rehab.  She was a native of Warren Co.

She is survived by her husband of 72 years, William Keith Bowman, Sr. of Woodbury; children, Alice Bowman Whittle, Pam (Michael) O’Hara, Bill Bowman and Charles (Cynthia) Bowman all of Cannon Co.; grandchildren, Crystal O’Hara Boyce, Jimmy Whittle, Tiffany O’Hara, Cliff Bowman, Christopher Bowman,  Brooke Bowman Slaughter, and Sara Bowman; siblings, Yvonne Powell Barrett of Murfreesboro and Maurice Powell of Woodbury.

5 great grandchildren also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Charles T. Powell and Magnolia Golden Powell, sisters, Inez Powell and Louise Powell Cummings, brother, Odell Powell, son-in-law, George Whittle and granddaughter, Angel Whittle Sears.

A member of the Church of Christ, Mrs. Anita had the most prestigious job in being a wife, mother and homemaker.  She enjoyed cooking, especially for her grandchildren, and gardening. 
Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Sunday, February 21, 2021 in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with Bro. Al Bugg, Jr. and Bro. Richard Bowman officiating. Interment will follow in Pleasant View Cemetery.  Visitation with his family will be from 4 pm until 8 pm Saturday, February 20, 2021. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.
The Bowman family request that mask and social distancing be observed. 
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February 20, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Woodbury Funeral Home

Funeral Service
February 21, 2021

2:00 PM
Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home
504 W. Main St.
Woodbury, TN 37190

Interment following funeral service
February 21, 2021

Pleasant View Cemetery
2355 Lonnie Smith Rd.
Woodbury, TN 37190

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