TAYLORSVILLE----Ted Bowman, 82, passed away February 18, 2014 at his residence after a period of declining health.Ted was born January 18, 1932 in Alexander Co. to the late Pete Theodore and Lottie Elizabeth Bowman Bowman. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a sister, Pauline Richey and a brother, Linzey Bowman. He was a member of Dover Baptist Church, retired from Clayton Marcus Furniture and was a veteran of the Korean conflict served in the Army.Surviving are his wife, Glenda White Bowman of the home; daughters, Cindy Bowman and husband, Chris Maese, of Los Angeles, CA, Roxanne Buff of Hickory and Crystal Clippard of Lenoir; granddaughters, Porter Elizabeth Maese of Los Angeles, CA and Caroline Clippard of Lenoir; sisters, Lou Ann Frye of Taylorsville and Glenda Sipe and husband, Conley, of Taylorsville; brother, Wayne Bowman and wife, Nancy, of TaylorsvilleServices will be Friday, February 21, 2014, at 3:00 P. M. at Dover Baptist Church, Taylorsville with Rev. Phil Jolly and Rev. Bill Orren officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with graveside military honors conducted by DAV Chapter 84 of Alexander Co and Chapter 6 of Hudson. The family will receive friends Friday from 1:45 – 2:45 P. M. at Dover Baptist Church.Memorials may be made to Catawba Regional Hospice, 3975 Robinson Rd., Newton, N. C. 28658 or to Hospice of Alexander Co., 50 Lucy Eckerd Lane, Taylorsville, N. C. 28681.Condolences may be made online at www.hickoryfh.com.
Hickory Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.