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Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015

Ruth Laverle Bowman

Sunday, October 23, 2005

Rose Laverle Bowman, 81, of Malden, Mo., died Thursday, Oct. 20, 2005, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center at Poplar Bluff, Mo.

Born Nov. 3, 1923, at Morley, Mo., a daughter of the late Elbert and Hattie Clarey Pigman, she worked at the Wal-Mart in Malden.

On Jan. 29, 1942, at Malden, she married Calvin A. Bowman who survives.

Other survivors include two daughters, Rhonda Rodgers and husband, Kenny and Tammy Edwards and husband, Butch, all of Campbell; one son, Terry Bowman and wife, Charlene, of Campbell; two sisters, Phyllis Johnson of Vanduser, Mo. and Irene Hollowell of Poplar Bluff; one brother, Harold Pigman of Marion, Ark.; 12 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, at Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel in Malden with the Rev. Lindell James officiating.

Burial was in Memorial Park Cemetery at Malden.