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Information for Macy V. Fox Bowman
14 August, 1923
12 December, 1991
From Idaho Press-Tribune
December, 1991
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Macy Bowman

     Memorial services for Mrs. Macy V. Bowman, 68, of Nampa, who died Thursday, December 12, 1991 at the Nampa hospital, will be conducted at 10:00 A.M. Monday, December 16, 1991 at the Nampa United Presbyterian Church.  Rev. Lowell Byall, pastor of the church, will officiate.  Private interment will be at a later date in the Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
     Macy V. Bowman was born on August 14, 1923 in Mason, Oklahoma to Denton and Melinda Ballentine Fox.  She was reared and educated in Okema, Oklahoma graduating from Okema High School in 1940.  She worked for the U.S. government in Washington, D.C. and in 1945 she joined the U.S. Navy.  While serving in the Navy she met Melvin Bowman, whom, following their discharge, she married on August 29, 1947 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  They lived in St. Louis, Missouri where her husband was attending Washington University Dental School.  Tehy lived in Texas for two years and moved to Nampa in 1953.  They practiced dentistry until 1985.  Dr. Bowman died on August 9. 1988.
     She was a member of the Nampa United Presbyterian Church.
     She is survived by; a son, David Bowman; a daughter and son-in-law, Judy and Kevin Shannon; and three grandsons, Kyle, Shaun and Jack Shannon all of Boise; three sisters, Ione "Toots" Pettitt and Veora Lippin, both of California and Dewell Deaton of Oklahoma.
     Besides her husband, whe was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers, and a sister.
     Memorials may be made to the Nampa United Presbyterian Church, 400 Lake Lowell Ave., Nampa, Idaho 83686 or flowers may be sent.