BOWMAN, Phyllis A. (Thurston)

Date of birth:  1 Feb 1930 – Shelbyville, Johnson County, Indiana
Date of death: 1 Jan 2004 – Franklin, Johnson County, Indiana

Franklin Daily Journal, January 3, 2004


Phyllis A. Bowman

Phyllis A. Bowman, 73, died Thurs­day, Jan. 1, 2004, at Todd-Aikens Health Center in Franklin. She was a resident of Franklin.

She was born Feb. 1, 1930, in Shelbyville. Her parents were Doyle and Dorothy (Courner) Thurston. She married Jack Eugene Bowman on March 5, 1949. He preceded her in death April 29, 2001. Survivors include a son, Kevin T. Bowman of Indian­apolis; a brother, Keith B. Thurston of Shelbyville; and two grandchildren.

She was employed in the Franklin College Administrative Office until her retirement in 1993.

She volunteered at Johnson Memorial Hospital and attended Shiloh Church in Franklin.

A service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Monday at Carmony-Ewing Funeral Home, 819 S. Harrison St. in Shelby­ville. Friends may call from noon until the time of the service Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Forest Hill Cemetery in Shelbyville. Memorial contributions may be made to American Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals at ASPCA Processing Center, P.O. Box 2042, Tom’s River, NJ 08754- 9925.

Transcribed by Stuart Johnson