Sarah (Sally) Bowman
GAFFNEY, SC-- Sarah Frances Simmons Bowman, 77, formerly of 4120 Union Highway, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 18, 2012, at Brookview Healthcare.
Born in Lenoir, NC, she was the widow of the late Robert Bowman, Sr. and daughter of the late James and Eunice Brannon Simmons. Mrs. Bowman retired from Stouffers and was a member of Berry Memorial Baptist Church.
Surviving are three sons, Steve Foster and girlfriend, Nancy Scott, of Pauline, Bob Bowman and wife, Judy and Randy Bowman and wife, Cherie, all of Akron, OH; four daughters, Cindy Hughey and husband, Howard, Jane Wilkie and husband, Jackie, all of Gaffney, Becky Bowman of Myrtle Beach and Sheila Hall and husband, Jim of Greensboro, NC; a sister, Peggy Burnett and husband, Lamar of Orem, UT; 19 grandchildren; and 31 great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Jean Bowman Haulbrooks.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 PM on Tuesday, November 20, 2012, at Blakely Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 4:00 PM on Wednesday, November 21, 2012, at Berry Memorial Baptist Church with Rev. Michael Miller and Father Robert Brown officiating. Interment will be in Oakland Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to:
, Cherokee Co. Unit, 154 Milestone Way, Greenville, SC 29615.
The family will be at the home of Cindy and Howard Hughey, 124 Autumn Circle, Gaffney.
An online guest register is available at www.blakelyfuneralhome.com
Blakely Funeral Home & Crematory, Gaffney, SC