Bowman, Leslie J. (Crossville)

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Leslie J. Bowman, 73, of Crossville, died on Monday, January 21, 2013. 

He was of the Baptist faith. 

Preceding Leslie in death were his wife, Evelyn Troglin Bowman; and two brothers, Eddie and Cub Bowman. 

Survivors include companion of 15 years, Cheryl Parham, Crossville; daughters, Tammy Cranfill, Mindy Simmons, both of Pikeville; stepchildren Angela Maynard, Crossville; Tammy Calhoun, Fl.; Daniel Maynard, Pikeville; Keith Maynard, Ohio; grandchildren, Leslie (Matt) Lockhart; Jesse (EiRon) Simmons, all of Pikeville; great-grandchildren, Taylor and Ike Lockhart, Zeth Dishman, Jack and Luke Simmons; sisters Linda Phillips, Mary Hurst, and Kate Lagray; brother David Bowman; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. 

A private family memorial will be held at a later date. 

Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com. 

Arrangements are by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home, Highway 127 South, Pikeville, Tn.


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