On June 9, 2013, Doris Bowman Haynes quietly passed away in her family home in Washington, DC. She was born on January 9, 1919 and was preceded in death by her husband, Sylvester Albert Haynes. She is survived by her daughter, Janice Haynes Davis (Joseph) and her sister, Catherine Bowman and brother, Carter
Bowman. She has two grandchildren, Jessica Davis Ba (Amadou Mahtar) and Joseph "Jay" Davis and five great-grandsons. She was a D.C. Public School teacher and principal and original founder of the Continental Society.
Her memorial service will be held on Wednesday, July 31, 2013 at the Mt. Zion Methodist Church, 1334 29th Street, N.W., Washington, DC. Remembrances at 10 a.m. and Service at 11 a.m. Interment at Arlington Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Mt. Zion United Methodist Church. Arrangements by R.N. Horton's
Funeral Home.

Funeral Home

R.N. Horton's Funeral Home - Washington
600 Kennedy St. NW  Washington, DC 20011
(202) 829-9000

Published in The Washington Post on July 28, 2013