Annie Loraine Bowman, age 86 of Newhall, WV passed away Friday, June 26, 2020 at Carilion Tazewell Community Hospital in Tazewell, VA. Born March 12, 1934 in Brewsterdale, WV she was a daughter of the late Oscar Thomas Marrs and Finie Elice Nunley. Loraine loved God, she loved people, and would give the last of anything she had to someone in need. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 63 years, John Thomas Bowman, one son, Kerry Bowman; one daughter, Linda Bowman; two brothers, Ernie Marrs and Ray Marrs; three sisters, Pearlie Stevenson, Ella Lou Graham and Edna Bowman.
She is survived by five sons; Burton Bowman, Bobby Bowman, Roger Bowman, Carson Bowman all of Newhall, WV and Steve Bowman and wife, Wanda of Coalwood, WV; three daughters, Doreen Tester and husband, Bruce, Valerie Hubbard and husband, Joshua both of Tazewell, VA, and Charlotte Carr and husband, Leslie of Newhall, WV; one brother, Shirley Marrs of Brewsterdale, WV; eleven grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren, and two great-great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM, Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at Peery & St. Clair Funeral Home in Tazewell, VA. Funeral Services will be conducted at 2 PM, Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at the Church of Jesus Christ at Brewsterdale with Pastors Roney Marrs and Arnold Marrs officiating. Burial will follow at Brewsterdale Cemetery. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
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