Obit: Betty Bowman

Obit: Betty Bowman

September 14th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Betty Sue Bowman, 75, of Hixson, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013.Betty was a longtime member of the Church of God. Betty retired from Waldorff Fashions. Betty was a loving wife, mother and nana.A daughter of the late Frank and Callie Hardy; she was also preceded in death by two sisters, Rosa Lee Jeno and Helen Wood, and one brother, Herman "Buck" Hardy.Survivors include her husband of 59 years, John L. Bowman; sons, Chris (Susan) Bowman, of Ooltewah, Keith Bowman, of Nashville and John Eric (Courtney) Bowman, of Cleveland; grandchildren, Ashley (Adam) Cross and Phillip Bowman, all of Hixson; sister, Eloise Bailiff, of Lake Worth, Fla.; brother, G.W. (Martha) Hardy, of Spring City, Tenn.; several nieces and nephews.Funeral services are 1 p.m. today at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace with the Rev. Edmond Stallings officiating.Interment will follow in Hamilton Memorial Gardens. Phillip Bowman, Adam Cross, Mike Jeno, Tim Ottinger, Chris Kelley and David Gentry will serve as pallbearers.Visit www.lanefh.com to share condolences.Visitation is noon-1 p.m. today at Lane Funeral Home, Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.