Mary Lee Bowen, 86, formerly of Tioga passed away on Sunday April 14, 2013 at Baylor Medical Center Dallas. Mary was born on Mar. 8, 1927 to William Walter and Emma Belle Huffman Hooper. She married John T Bowen on Oct. 18, 1944 in Atoka, OK. He preceded her in death. Mary was a homemaker.
Services will be held on Tuesday April 16, 2013 at Slay Memorial Funeral Center in Aubrey at 1:30pm. Burial will be at Tioga Cemetery.
Mary is survived by her son, John Bowen of Forney; one daughter Mary Farine of Tioga; 7 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren. She also has one brother, William Hooper of Dallas and two sisters; Ann Blood of Blanco, OK, and Joyce M. Johnson. Mary has many nieces and nephews as well.
She was preceded in death also by one granddaughter Jennifer Hetmer and one brother Harley Hooper and two sisters Betty Martin and Joy Hooper, and brother-in-law Donald Farine.
Services are under the care of Terri Slay and Slay Memorial Funeral Center in Aubrey. On-line condolences can be shared at www.slaymemorialfuneralhome.com