Funeral services for Mrs. Jo Helen Roberts Bowman Stewart,
88,   of   Cookeville,  Tennessee,  will  be  held  at   11  A.M.  on
Wednesday, May  28, 2014,  at  Anderson – Upper Cumberland
Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Pharris
Cemetery  in  the  McCoinsville  community  of  Jackson County,

  The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Tuesday  from  4 P.M. -
7 P.M., and on Wednesday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

  She  passed  away  on  Sunday, May  25, 2014, at Bethesda
Health Care Center in Cookeville, TN.
  She  was  born  July  5, 1925, in  Jackson County, TN, to the
late  Joe  Bryan  Roberts  and  Tennie  Mai  Roberts.  She   was
married  to  the late Ralph Bowman and Lawrence Stewart. She
was   the   former   owner/operator  of  Odie's   Drive-In,  and  a
member of the Sycamore Church of Christ.

  In addition to her husbands and parents,  she was preceded
in  death  by  3  Brothers:  Edward Roberts,  Jack Roberts,  and
Danny Roberts; and 1 Sister: Mabel Bussell.

  Survivors include  1 Son: Billie Bowman  and wife, Dianne, of
Cookeville, TN; 1 Daughter: Betty VanHooser and husband, Joe
Frank,  of  Biloxi, MS;  5  Grandchildren:  Melodie (Mike) Durlak,
Donna  (Tommy)  Bowman-Phy,   Kimberly  (Scott)  Wood,   Joe
Frank VanHooser, Jr., and Billy Joe (Alicia) Bowman;   12  Great
Grandchildren:  Tara  Junkert,   Tabitha  Junkert,   Lacie   Rice,
Jonathan Rice,   Kaila Wood,   Garrett  Wood,   Jessica  Green,
Amber  Green,    Christopher   Joe   VanHooser,     Noah   Tyler
VanHooser, Logan Bowman, and Sydney Bowman; and 2 Great
Great Grandchildren: Gage Green and Kaden Whittington.

  Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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