Barbara Bowman

Posted 6/2/22

Barbara Ann Bowman, 84, of Newman, died Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at her home.

A graveside funeral service is 10 a.m. Monday, June 6, at Saint Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Paris with Steve …

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Barbara Bowman

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Barbara Ann Bowman, 84, of Newman, died Wednesday, June 1, 2022, at her home.

A graveside funeral service is 10 a.m. Monday, June 6, at Saint Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Paris with Steve Allen of Newman officiating. Krabel Funeral Home in Oakland is assisting the family. 

Mrs. Bowman was born on May 1, 1938, in Hume, Edgar County, the fourth child of 14 children born to the late Warren Newton and Madge Finney Taylor. She married Henry “Brownie” Bowman Nov. 25, 1980, and he preceded her in death.

Survivors include her only child, Sue Long; a grandson, David Vermillion; two granddaughters, Chelsi (Jonathon) Barker and Sheri (Chris) Stephens; and seven great-grandchildren, Lucas, Isaac, Samuel, Alaina, Rebekah, Elizabeth and Jonathan; two sisters, Kay (Rich) Carter and Bernadine (James) Andrews; five brothers, Jack Taylor, Jerry (Alicia) Taylor, Donald Taylor, Bernie (Becky) Taylor and Allen (Marie) Taylor; a stepson, Michael (Carol) Low and family; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by three brothers, James, Ron and Gene Taylor; and three sisters, Marlene Taylor, Betty Lily and Edna Osborne.

Memorial donations may be made to the Newman American Legion Post #201 or an organization of the donor’s choice.

Online condolences at www.krabelfuneralhome.com.