Date of birth: 12 August 1864 Edinburg, Johnson County, Indiana Date of death: 4 April 1951 Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana Edinburg Daily Courier 4 April 1951 Mrs. Bowman Dies In Indianapolis Mrs. Ida May Bowman who had been ill for several years, died at 8:00 A.M. this morning at an Indianapolis hospital. Funeral services will be held at the Mutz Funeral Home here at 3:30 P.M. Friday afternoon. Friends may call at the Funeral Home after 2:00 P.M. Thursday. Burial will be in Edinburg Rest Haven Cemetery. Mrs. Bowman was born in Edinburg August 12, 1864, the daughter of Henry and Margaret Deming Drybread. On December 27, 1884 she married W. H. Bowman in Edinburg. Mr. Bowman died in 1933. The couple lived in Edinburg all their lives except for a few years in Madison after their marriage. Survivors are two daughters, Elva and Mary Bowman, both of Edinburg.
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