McLeansville NC: Mary Lillian Davis Bowman a very generous, kind, loving woman who would lend a helping hand anytime she could, passed away at Beacon Place Hospice House on April 01, 2021. After growing up in Kings Mountain, she would go on to live in McLeansville for over 50 years. When not farming tobacco, you could find her planting flowers in her garden or canning vegetables. Mary loved her family, especially her grandchildren, nieces, and nephews who she helped raise. She attended Plainview Baptist Church for over 60 years where she taught Sunday School for over 50 years. When not in church you could catch her in the kitchen cooking big meals everyday for her family, or going on tours and traveling the United States with friends and family.
Mary is survived by her Children: Danny Bowman Sr., Gary Davis, Linda Saunders, and Robert Davis, Sister: Jean May, 14 Grandchildren, 25 Great Grandchildren, 6 Great Great Grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents: Paul Davis and Alpha Allen Davis, her husband of 65 years; Gray Bowman, 1 Great Grandchild, and 1 Great Great Grandchild.
Since Easter was Mary's favorite holiday the family decided to have a funeral service at 2:00 PM on Easter Sunday April 04, 2021 at Plainview Baptist Church 1820 Mt. Hope Church Road McLeansville, NC 27301. A visitation will be held one hour prior to service time at the church. Burial to follow in the church cemetery.
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