In memory of
Ruby Ross Bowman
Ruby Ross Bowman 1925-2017 After being apart for 19 years, Ruby and Tom are together again at the right hand of their Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Ruby was born in Marlin Tx. on May 25, 1925. After attending school in Bedias, Texas, she moved to Houston and worked for the postal service, Sears & Roebuck, and the lunchroom cashier at Brookline Elementary. She carried Jesus in her heart in her everyday life and showed it in the way she loved and cared for her family. She faithfully worshipped at the First Colony Bible Chapel. After her children and grandchildren were grown she became very active with the Daughters of The American Revolution, the Daughters of the Republic of Texas, and the United Daughters of the Confederacy. Her love of the water brought her to purchase a bay home in Rockport and she spent as much time there as possible. She is preceded in death by her parents Jesse & Lucy Ross, her brothers Tommy and Jesse Ross and her son Mickey Bowman and his wife Nita Bowman of Ignacio CO, She is survived by her son Don Bowman of Houston and son Ken & Susan Bowman of Cypress. Grandchildren Kim Bowman, Sheri Bowman, Scott & Holly Bowman and Chris & Shannon Bowman. Great grandchildren Angel, Michael, Koren, Coulter, Maggie and Hunter. She is also survived by her brother Wilbur Ross and wife Barbara of Lockhart Tx. and brother Bob Ross and wife MaryAnn Ross of Burbank WA, her sister Mary Moser of Whitehouse, Tx. and sister Mildred Drum of Houston, Tx. Visitation Wednesday, January 11, 2017 5:00 to 9;00 p.m. and the funeral service will take place at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 12, 2017 both at Forest Park Lawndale Funeral Home. Interment will follow the funeral service at Forest Park Lawndale cemetery. Donations may be made in her honor to the Sandy Creek Bible Camp 5051 Prayer Lane, Washington, Texas 77880 www.sandycreek.org
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