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MOUNT AIRY — Mrs. Doris Margie Love Bowman died Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012, at Forsyth Medical Center in Winston-Salem. She was born in Surry County on June 29, 1930, to the late Aldie L. and Margie Vaughn Love. Doris has been married to O.L. Bowman for 62 years. They have two sons, Joe Bowman and his wife June of Wendell and Mark Bowman and his wife Cindy of Greensboro; two daughters, Laura Brock of Mount Airy and Margie Abbitt and her husband Mac of Lakeville, Ind.; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Doris worshiped with the First Presbyterian Church for 62 years and later became a charter member of Covenant Reformed Presbyterian Church of Mount Airy. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Bowman is preceded in death by a son-in-law, Randy Brock; and her brother, Col. Warren G. (Fed) Love. Graveside services will be held at Oakdale Cemetery Saturday, March 3, 2012, at 2 p.m. with services conducted by the Rev. Brenton Ferry. In the event of inclement weather, the service will be held at Moody Funeral Home. There will be no formal visitation. The body will lie in state at Moody Funeral Home until time to be taken to the cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Covenant Reformed Presbyterian Church, 495 S. Franklin Road, Mount Airy, NC 27030; and any food items be given to Yokefellow Food Pantry. Doris expressed her appreciation to her caregivers for the past several years, her husband O.L., Dr. Nelson Gardner, Suzanne Brock and Douglas Driskill. Online condolences may be made at www.moodyfuneralservices.com.

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