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“I was deeply saddened when I learned of Uncle Jesse's passing. He was the only uncle that I had left and he will be greatly missed. Delores and...Read More »
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Mr. Jesse Lee Bowman, age 81 of Calvert City, KY, died Saturday, November 3, 2012, at 5:55 a.m. at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah, KY. Born February 14, 193,1he was a Heavy Equipment Operator for SKW Alloys in Calvert City, KY. He was a Guitarist and Bassist for the Cache River Band.He honorably served his country in the U. S. Army during the Korean Conflict, was a member of the VFW and was a member of the Church of Christ.

He was the son of the late Ludd Bowman and the late Ever (Barnes) Bowman.

He is survived by his wife, Georgie DeLoyce (Taylor) Bowman of Calvert City, Ky., two daughters, Kaye Story of Calvert City, KY., and Janice Flood of Murray, KY., one step-daughter, Susan Boyles of Shelbyville, TN., one son, Ray Bowman of Murray, KY., five grandchildren; Donald Ray Bowman and Amanda Kay Bowman both of Atlanta, GA., Stephaine Smith of Paducah, KY., Todd Horn of Calvert City, KY., Matthew Horn of Detroit, MI., and three step-grandchildren; Ambi Shelton of Normandy, TN., Jason Broadrick of Manchester, TN., Stephanie Williams of Manchester, TN., and eight great grandchildren and three step great grandchildren.

One sister, Betty Stevenson of Benton, KY also survives.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister, Dorothy Watkins.

Arrangements are being handled by Collier Funeral Home, P.O. Box 492, Benton, KY

Funeral services will be Monday, November 5, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. in the chapel of the Collier Funeral Home in Benton, KY.

Bill McCormick will officiating.

Interment with military honors are to follow on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at the Fredonia Cemetery, Manchester, TN.

Friends may visit with the family between the hours of 5:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. Sunday, November 4, 2012 at the Collier Funeral Home in Benton, KY.