Elsa Bowman

Elsa Warren Bowman

MONROE - Elsa Alice Warren Bowman, 58 years of age of Monroe, formerly of Locust, passed away Thursday, Aug. 16, 2012, at her home after a courageous battle with cancer.

Ms. Bowman was born July 28, 1954, in Mecklenburg County to the late William Palmer Warren and Annie Catherine Carriker Warren. She was also preceded in death by her sister, Billie Ann Fincannon.

She was a waitress at Locust Restaurant for 20 years and retired as a teller at First Bank of Locust.

Survivors include her daughters, Katie Sells and her husband, David, of Landis and Sara Robinson and her husband, C.J., of Concord; her son, Lane Bowman of Stanfield; her fiance;, Joe King of Monroe; her grandchildren, Madison and Tanner Inman, Carli, Kelby and Saylor Bowman, Anna Henderson and Lauren Robinson; her brothers, Ray Warren of Stanley and John Warren of Catawba; her sisters, Brenda Coleman of Mint Hill and Becky McDonald of Garden City, S.C.; and her two furry friends, Prissy and Sophie.

Visitation: The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m., Saturday, Aug. 18, at Hartsell Funeral Home in Midland.

Service: The funeral service will be at 2 p.m., Sunday, at Euto Baptist Church, 6019 Hwy. 205, Marshville, NC, officiated by Rev. Lee Davis. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

At other times, the family will meet at the home of Joe King, 3507 Watson Church Road, Monroe.

Memorials: May be made to Hospice and Palliative Care, Charlotte Region, 1420 E. Seventh St., Charlotte, NC 28204; Euto Church Packs of Love, 6019 Hwy. 205, Marshville, NC 28103; or to any cancer foundation of your choice.

Hartsell Funeral Home of Midland is serving the Bowman family.

Online condolences may be made at www.hartsellfh.com.

Funeral Home

Hartsell Funeral Home - Midland
13575 Broadway Av.  Midland, NC 28107
(704) 888-5571

Published in Salisbury Post on Aug. 18, 2012