Mrs. Bowerman was a member of Clement Street Church of Christ, and a retired cook for Starnes Barbeque.
She is survived by a stepdaughter, Linda Faye Lofton of Calvert City; 3 stepgrandchildren; 2 stepgreat-grandchildren; 1 brother, Melvin Brindley of Mayfield; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Franklin Bowerman; one stepdaughter, Nancy Sue Bryan; one sister; and two brothers. Her parents were Kelzie Clay Brindley and Gladys Mae Christian Ross.
Graveside services were held Sunday at Maplelawn Park Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the American Cancer Society, 3140 Parisa Drive, Paducah, KY 42003.