Funeral  services   for   Mrs. Christine Downing Bowman,
84,  of  Gainesboro,  Tennessee, will  be  held at 10:30 A.M. on
Saturday, February 6, 2010, at  Anderson – Upper Cumberland
Funeral Home  in  Gainesboro, TN. Burial  will  follow in the Rob
Draper Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community  of  Jackson
County.

The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Friday  from  2 P.M. – 9 P.
M., and Saturday from 9 A.M. until time of services.

She   passed   away   on   Tuesday,   February  2,  2010,  at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
  
She was born December 16, 1925, in Monroe County, KY, to
the late
Fred and Glynn Downing. On February 17, 1945, she
was married to the late
Lenver D. Bowman,  who passed away
December  23,  2004.  She  was  the  owner   and   operator  of
Christine’s Beauty Shop. She was a member of the Gainesboro
First United Methodist Church and an active member of  55 and
Alive.

In addition to her husband and parents,  she  was  preceded
in   death   by   
1   Granddaughter:   Rebecca Bowman; and 1
Sister:
Clara Nell “Tootsie” Clark.

Survivors   include   
1   Son:   Richard L. (Patsy) Bowman of
Gainesboro,   TN;   
1     Daughter:   Judy   (David)   Logue    of
Hendersonville, TN;
3 Grandchildren: Jeff (Krystal) Bowman of
Gainesboro, TN, Laura (Anthony) Poteet of Hendersonville, TN,
and   David Logue, Jr.  of  Nashville,  TN;  
 3   Great-
Grandchildren:
Brady Len Bowman,  Jacob Poteet, and Hannah
Poteet;  and  
3 Sisters: Norma Jean McClendon and Virginia
Landrum, both of Tompkinsville, KY, and Kathleen Cook of FL.

Rev. Russell Cain and Rev. Kathie Bowles will officiate at the
services.
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