Betty Katherine Bowman, 89, of War, WV, passed away Friday, March 3, 2023 at her residence. Born July 10, 1933 in Bartley, WV she was the daughter of the late Jake Gross and Stella Gross.
Betty was a homemaker and she was of the Pentecostal Faith.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Cecil Bowman; two children, Paul Blankenship, Jr. and Wayne Blankenship; and eight brothers and sisters.
Those left to cherish her memories are two daughters, Stella Browning of War and Rosa Lee Adams of English; six step-children, Dora Marlene Roberts of Welch, Tina Marie Chambers of Marion, VA, Sue Ellen Blankenship of Florida, Amy Nicole Collison of Coalwood, Cecil Lee Bowman of Bartley, and James Daniel Bowman of Bartley; one sister, Beatrice Faye Christian of Eckman; nine grandchildren; and numerous great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, March 9, 2023 at 12:00 noon from the Power House Ministries Church in Caretta, WV, with the Reverend Ricky Muncy, officiating. Burial will follow in the War Cove Cemetery in War Cove.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
Friends may call at the church Wednesday evening March 8th after 6:00 PM.
The Douglas Mortuary in Welch is serving the family. Online condolences may be sent to the family at