Thursday, March 29, 2007

Marjorie June (Sexton) Bowman, 69, of Cassville, passed away Wednesday, March 21, 2007, in Red Rose Inn, Cassville.

She was born June 1, 1937, in Purdy, the daughter of Robert "Bob" and Gladys (Long) Sexton, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by three sisters, Roberta Sexton, Avanell Lamp and Edna Akin and one brother, Bobby Sexton.

survivors include: one brother, George "Dickey" Sexton and his wife, Bobbie, of Duarte, Calif.; five sisters, Evelyn Akin, of Leavenworth, Kan, Christine Eden, of Monett, Vivian Peterson, of Grandview, Norma "Tommie" Highbarger and her husband, Bill, of Towanda, Kan., and Thelma Greer and her husband, Don, of Fairview.

She graduated from Purdy High School. She worked several years as a sales clerk for the Wooten Drug Store and then Taggart Medicine Shop. She was employed 19 years at the Able 2 Products Company in Cassville. She did many Cancer Fund Raising Walks and was a proud cancer survivor. She was a Sunday School teacher for 30 years and a member of the Mill Street Church of Christ. Funeral services were held Saturday in Mill Street Church of Christ, Cassville, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Wayne Deffenbaugh conducted the services. Burial was at Goodnight Cemetery, Purdy.

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