BALLINGER Virgil Lonnie Bowman, 89, of Ballinger, Texas passed away Sunday, June 1, 2014, at his residence. Virgil was born June 15, 1924, in Maverick, Texas to Benjamin Franklin and Dora May (Harrell) Bowman. After 20 years of service, Virgil retired from Goodyear Proving Grounds, leaving many good friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; bothers, J.K., R.W. and W.C.; sisters Leona Spivey and Alta Lawdermilk; son Kendall Sahr; and grandchild Samuel McCloud. Virgil is survived by his wife, T.J. of Ballinger; four sons, Bunk Bowman and wife Janice of Bradshaw, Gregg Bowman and wife Jewel of San Angelo, Lonnie Bowman of San Angelo and Leslie Sahr of Ballinger; brothers Melvin Bowman of Hearne and Ben Bowman of Ballinger; and sister Dorene Edborg and husband Kenneth of San Angelo. Also surviving are eight grandchildren and six great-grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 10, in Lange Funeral Home chapel in Ballinger with Rev. Don Sessom officiating. Guests may register online at ballingerfuneralhome.com.
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Lange Funeral Home
908 8Th St Ballinger, TX 76821
Published in GoSanAngelo from June 8 to June 9, 2014