Darlene Bowman, 65, of Doniphan, Missouri, passed away May 21, 2015 at her residence. she was born October 20, 1949  in Neelyville, Missouri to the late Clyde Ferguson and Anna Leigh Ferguson.

She attended the Logan Creek General Baptist Church and enjoyed reading, watching birds and traveling. She was a cook at the Neelyville School System.

On October 25, 196 at Neelyville, Missouri she was married to Walter Bowman Jr.. He survives.

Also surviving, one son, Lee Bowman of Doniphan, Missouri, four sisters, Ella Meda Alexander of Ellington, Missouri, Betty Kelly of Poplar Bluff, Missouri, Norma Mize Doniphan, Missouri and Lois Frye of Piedmont, Missouri. One brother, Ronnie Ferguson of Jasper, Arkansas and two grandsons Braydon Bowman and James Dillion Owens also survive.

She was preceded in death by one son; Douglas Scott Bowman as well as two brothers, Raymond Ferguson and Francis Ferguson.

Visitation for will be Tuesday may 26, 2015 starting at 11:00 am with the funeral following at 1:00 p.m. at the Fowler-Sullivan Memorial Chapel of Neelyille, Mo. Burial will be in the Brown Chapel Cemetery near Broseley, Missouri with Donnie Fowler officiating.