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Virginia Francis Hewitt Bowman
1913 - 2005
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Retired From Collinsville Public Schools

Died Monday May 9, 2005
At Age 91

Virginia Francis Hewitt was born December 15, 1913 in Norman, OK and left us on May 9, 2005. She retired from the Collinsville Public School system after 17 plus years. Funeral service were Thursday, May 12 at Nick Reynolds Chapel in Collinsville. Burial was in Ridgelawn Cemetery.

She was preceded in death by: her husband, Garrett W. Bowman, Sr.; and son, Garrett W. Bowman, Jr. She was the fourth of 8 children of Alec and Lillian Bryant Hewitt.

She is survived by: 2 daughters, Patricia Lester (Phil) of Seabrook, TX and Darlene Dunn (Alfred) of Collinsville, OK; and grandchildren, Lori McClane, Garrett W. Bowman III (Monica), Ralene Jones (Kent), Jenene Atzbach (Ray), Teri Lyn Baumbeger (Eric); and great-grandchildren, Melissa McClane (Blu), Cory Shaw, David Jones, Clifton McClane, Daniel Jones, Ryan Seidel, Shawna Keller (Jeremy), Garrett W. Bowman IV, Mallory Bowman; and great-great-grandsons, Alek Roe, Ryan Webber; and 1 sister, Lorene Auten; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Bowman's Cafe on Main Street in Collinsville in 1949.