Richard Bowman |

Richard Bowman

Private memorial services for Richard Healey Bowman of Delano, Tenn., will be conducted at a later date.

Mr. Bowman died Sunday, Nov. 3. He was 67.

He was a former resident of Grass Valley. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was a self-employed contractor. He was a member of the Episcopal Church, the Lions Club and the Masonic Lodge in Grass Valley.

He is survived by his wife, Donna Kay Rhodes Bowman of Delano; daughters and sons-in-law Dawn Marie and Steven Mertz of Dalton, Ga., and Kimberlee Marie and Michael Layne of Knoxville, Tenn.; son and daughter-in-law, Kirk Richard and Cindy Bowman of Grass Valley; son, Scott Allen Bowman of Michigan; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and LaVerne Bowman; a brother; and a sister.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Ralph Buckner Funeral Home, Cleveland, Tenn.

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