BOWMAN, Macy Jr.

Date of birth:  18 Jul 1931 – Greenwood, Johnson County, Indiana
Date of death: 26 Jun 1999 – Putnamville, Putnam County, Indiana

Franklin Daily Journal, July 1, 1999
Repository: Genealogy Library Family Files collection; Johnson County Museum of History


Macy Bowman Jr.

Macy “Junior” Bowman Jr., 67, died Saturday, June 26, 1999, at his res­idence in Putnamville. He was a former resident of Greenwood.

He was born July 18, 1931, in Green­wood. His father was Macy Bow­man. His mother is Alva (Ash) Bow­man. He married Dorothy Ann Butts on Dec. 31, 1976. She survives. Other survivors include five children; two sisters, Dorothy Stillabower of Indian­apolis and Barbara Liddle of Ingle­wood, Fla.; a brother, Robert Bowman of Whiteland; a stepson; a granddaugh­ter; and two great-grandchildren.

He was a 1949 graduate of Center Grove High School. He attended In­diana State University and Vincennes University and took courses at Purdue University and IUPUI.

He was a member of the AVA, IVA, CEA, ISTA and AGC. He was listed in the Who’s Who of American Vocational Education.

He taught vocational training at the Department of Correction for the state of Indiana for 22 years.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and the U.S. Air Force.

The Rev. Phillip Badger will conduct a private graveside service Friday. Bur­ial will be at Floral Park Cemetery in Indianapolis. Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Memorial contributions may made to the Putnamville Correctional Facillty Scholarship Fund.