POTTSBORO - Carl Leon Bowman, age 64, entered into eternal life Saturday, June 14, 2014 at his home.
Mr. Bowman was born January 24, 1950 in Salem, Oregon the son of J. C. and Irene (Thacker) Bowman. He married the love of his life, Rena Fay McAlister October 5, 1971 in Durant, Oklahoma. Until recently, he was self-employed as a general contractor. Working many of those years closely with his good friend, Tommy Parsons and his father, J. C. "Bud" Bowman. He owned and operated Carl's Sand and Gravel. Carl enjoyed playing music, racing cars and playing poker with his friends. He was a kind and loving husband, father and grandfather. Carl will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Mr. Bowman leaves behind his beloved family, wife of 42 years, Rena Bowman of Pottsboro, TX, son, Jason Bowman and wife, Bonnie of Sherman, TX, grandson, Blake, honorary grandson, Austin Mayhew and numerous cousins. Carl was preceded in death by his parents, J. C. "Bud" and Irene Bowman and sister, Eileen Harbour.
Celebration of Life Service will be held at 6 p.m. Thursday at Fisher Funeral Chapel with Pastors Bill Brown and Louella Williams officiating.
Condolences may be registered online at www.fisherfh.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Fisher Funeral Home, located at 604 West Main in Denison.