The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas


October 12, 2012

Trudie Bowman Dunnam

— Services for Trudie Bowman Dunnam, 91, of Elkhart will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at Bailey & Foster Chapel with the Rev. Mike Parker and M.T. Blackmon officiating. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery in Percilla. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster.

Mrs. Dunnam went to be with the Lord Monday at her residence.

She was born Feb. 12, 1921 in Anderson County to Joseph Shade and Addie Leona Burris Bowman.

Mrs. Dunnam was a member of the Memorial Missionary Baptist Church. She was a nurses aid and worked at Memorial Hospital.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Ennis Dunnam, in 2005; a sister, Eva Mae Bowman; brothers, Ira Bowman and Ray Bowman.

Mrs. Dunnam is survived by her sons, Kenneth Dunnam and wife Elwanda of Elkhart, and Bill Dunnam and wife Rhonda of Palestine; granddaughter, Nikki Dunnam Tubbs and husband Nicholas; one great-granddaughter, Kiaya Fielder; and a stepgreat-granddaughter, Lyndsey Tubbs.

Pallbearers will be Danny Bowman, Tommy Gunnells, Dale Handorf, Wayne Stewart Jr., Nicholas Tubbs and Bill Bowman.

Condolence calls will be received from 5 to 7 p.m. today at Bailey & Foster.  

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