Monte Lee Bowman

Monte Lee Bowman

20-Dec-1945 - 15-May-2008

Monte Lee Bowman, Sr., 62, died Thursday at UMC. Funeral Services will be 2 p.m. Monday in the W.W. Rix Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Peaceful Gardens Cemetery. His Family will receive friends at the funeral home this afternoon from 4 to 5:30 p.m.

He was born Dec. 20, 1945, in Levelland, to Clarence and Elsie (Smith) Bowman. He graduated from Lubbock High School and attended South Plains College and Texas Tech University. Monte married Betty in 1979 in Lubbock, and he had been a salesman all of his life.

He is survived by his wife, Betty; one daughter, Lee Ann Bowman of Lubbock; two sons, Monte Lee Bowman II of Dallas and Michael Kelly of Allen; a step-daughter, Christie Garzki of Plains; and step-son, Jeremy Fortenberry of Lubbock. Monte is also survived by brothers, Lowell Bowman and Jay Bowman of Lubbock, and Dee Bowman of Houston, and eight grandchildren

Lubbock Avalanche-Journal
Sunday, May 18, 2008
Story last updated at 5/18/2008 - 2:49 am