E. Joyce Bowman

E. Joyce Bowman CHARLESTON - E. Joyce Bowman, 71, of Charleston, South Carolina, died peacefully at home on Monday, July 8, 2013, in Charleston, South Carolina. Born Sunday, November 30, 1941, in Dix, Illinois, she was the daughter of Herbert Dobbs and the late Edna Foutch Dobbs. Joyce was a graduate of Southern Illinois University and worked on her master's degree at Arizona State University, where she met her husband of 45 years, Dr. T. Clark Bowman. She was a devoted wife and mother of three children. Joyce is predeceased in death by a daughter, Tiffany Susan Bowman, and her mother, Edna Fouch Dobbs. Joyce will be sadly missed by her loving husband, Dr. T. Clark Bowman; sons, Camden Bowman (Jennifer Muse) of Charleston, South Carolina, and Christian Bowman of Bluffton, South Carolina; and daughter, Courtney Bowman (Christian Martin) of Charleston, South Carolina. She is also survived by grandchildren, Christian J. Bowman and Daphnie Bowman.; father, Herbert W. Dobbs of Centralia, Illinois; twin brother, Wayne Dobbs (Jody) of Centralia, Illinois; brother, Warren Dobbs (Carolyn) of Centralia, Illinois; sister, Judy Rohner (Larry) of Centralia, Illinois; and numerous nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends on Friday, July 12, 2013, from 12:00pm - 1:00pm at McAlister-Smith Funeral Home, West Ashley Chapel, 2501 Bees Ferry Road, Charleston, South Carolina, 29414. Funeral Service will follow at 1:00pm at the chapel. Interment will be at Live Oak Memorial Gardens, Charleston, South Carolina. Expressions of sympathy may be viewed or submitted at www.mcalister-smith.com. Arrangements entrusted to MCALISTER-SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 2501 BEES FERRY ROAD, CHARLESTON, SOUTH CAROLINA, 29414, 843-722-8371. Visit our guestbook at www.legacy.com/obituaries/ charleston

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McAlister-Smith Funeral-Cremation West Ashley Chapel
2501 Bees Ferry Rd Charleston, SC 29414
(843) 722-8371
Published in Charleston Post & Courier on July 11, 2013