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Mr. Robert Elmer Bowman

November 3, 1933 February 1, 2019
Mr. Robert Elmer Bowman
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Mr. Robert (Bob) Bowman, age 85, of Marietta, Ga., formerly of Naples, Fla., died February 1, 2019 at Roselane Health and Rehab in Marietta, Ga.

Mr. Bowman was born November 3, 1933 in Beckley, West Virginia to Elmer Bowman and Geneva Bradley. He served in the United States Navy as an aviation electrician during the Korean War. After being discharged from the Navy, Bob worked in a variety of pharmaceutical rep roles in the DC area. In 1975, he moved to beautiful Naples, Florida to open Bowman Office Supplies.

Bob was a deacon and active member of First Baptist Church in Naples, Florida. He dedicated his time to multiple charities, and was a member of the Rotary and Optimist Clubs in Naples, Florida. He was an avid golfer who proudly achieved two holes-in-one! Bob finished out his professional career with Prudential Realty working alongside his wife, Barbara Bowman. He retired to Marietta, Georgia in 2011 where he enjoyed spending time with his family.

Mr. Bowman was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Elmer (Geneva Bradley) Bowman; sister, Mrs. Norma Lee Bowman Fisher.

Mr. Bowman is survived by: Wife, Mrs. Barbara Bowman; Son, Mr. Mark Bowman; Daughter, Mrs. Sheila Frey (Gerard); Daughter, Mrs. Trudy Davis (Jeff); Grandchildren, Mr. Michael Bowman (Robin), Mr. Wesley Frey (Thea), Mr. Max Davies, Mr. Jake Davies and Miss Rachel Frey; Great Grandchildren, Lucas Bowman and Grace Bowman.

Memorial Services will be held Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 2:00 P.M. at Benson Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Johnny Nix will officiate. Visitation for Mr. Bowman will be Tuesday, February 5, 2019, 1:00 - 2:00 P.M. All visitations will be held at Benson Funeral Home

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Benson Funeral Home

309 Hardee Street
Dallas, GA 30132

Benson Funeral Home
309 Hardee Street Dallas 30132 GA
United States

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