Funeral    services    for    Mr.  Tom  Joe  Bowman,  78,  of
Gainesboro, TN, will  be  held at 12 Noon on Monday, February
15,  2010,  at  Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home  in
Gainesboro,  TN.  Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial
Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson County.

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

He   passed   away    on   Friday,   February   12,   2010,   at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
  
He was born October 7, 1931, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late  
Joe  and  Bessie Bowman. On  November  21, 1953,  he
was married to
Susan Bowman, who survives. He was a retired
heavy equipment operator, and served in the U.S. Army and Air
Force during the Korean War.

In  addition  to  his  parents,  he  was preceded in death by
1
Sister:
Betty Jane Rodgers.

Survivors  include  his  
Wife: Susan Bowman of Gainesboro,
TN;   
4   Daughters and 3 Sons-in-Law:  Jo  Elizabeth  (Lynn)
Claborn of  Byrdstown, TN,   Katherine  Sue  (David)  Haynie  of
Tuscaloosa, AL,   Peggy Bowman of Huntsville, AL,  and  Sandy
(Donnie) Ragland   of   Gainesboro,   TN;   
7    Grandchildren:
Randy, Matthew, Nicki, Samantha, Andrew, Alex, and Lincoln;  1
Great-Grandchild:    
Kaya;    and   1 Brother:  Claude (Betty)
Bowman of Cookeville, TN.

Bro. Garry Anderson will officiate at the services.
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