Nancy C. Bowman, 81, of Portsmouth, died Sunday, April 24, 2016, at her home. Born on September 21, 1934 in Adams County, she was a daughter of the late Henry and Clara Downing Seaman. She was a retired switch board operator at the Southern Ohio Medical Center (SOMC). Some referred to her as the “voice of SOMC” and was employed there for approximately 37 years.
Surviving are three sons, Lewis J. (Joyce Purdy) Bowman II of Rosemount, Philip M. (Maureen Suriano) Bowman of Charleston, SC and Thomas E. (Lisa) Bowman of Myrtle Beach, SC; a daughter, Teresa A. (David) Bradford of Wake Forest, NC; eleven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday at the BRANT FUNERAL HOME IN SCIOTOVILLE with Chaplain Peter Michael officiating. Interment will be in West Union Cemetery at 1:00 p.m.
The family will receive guests at Brant’s after 10:00 a.m. on Thursday.