Anna Bowman Ferry

Born in Manchester, TN on October 17, 1931

Departed on February 6, 2020 and resided in Hendersonville, TN

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Mrs. Anna Bowman Ferry “Loving mother and esteemed Mema” age 88, of Hendersonville, TN, passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2020.

She loved the Lord, her family, children, and dogs. Anna is survived by her daughters, Darlene (Philip) King and Judy Lynn (Walter) Shanks; four grandchildren; and eleven great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her parents Irvin and Mary Brandon; siblings, Sonny and Judy; and husbands, John H. Bowman and Lyman Ferry.

A Celebration of Life will be held Monday, February 10, 2020, at 1:00 P.M., Hendersonville Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Hendersonville Memory Gardens.

Gathering of Family & Friends will be held Sunday from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. and Monday from noon until the funeral hour at Hendersonville Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers the family respectfully requests memorial contributions be made to Monroe Carell Jr. Children’s Hospital, VUMC Gift and Donor Services, 3322 West End Avenue, Suite 900, Nashville, TN 37203.

Visit the online obituary www.hendersonvillefh.com to post tributes and share memories.

5 Comments to Anna Bowman Ferry

  1. Beth Lowney
    February 7, 2020 5:19 pm

    Darlene,
    I’m so sorry about your Mother passing. I read Phil’s online post on FB. Please know you and your family are in our thoughts and Prayers. God Bless.

    Beth Lowney
    Frisco, Texas

  2. Sandra Wheeler Ventress
    February 7, 2020 6:56 pm

    Darlene and Lynn. I am so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. I have such good memories of her taking us everywhere when we were in Jr High School. We had so much fun. I will never forget her. Love you all and I pray for comfort during this difficult time. Sandra Wheeler Ventress.

  3. Bridget
    February 7, 2020 10:10 pm

    Darlene&Lynn,I loved working for&with my Anna Banana.She wasn’t just my client she was my friend and we had a lot of good times together.we talked about a lot of things and she taught me a lot of things along the way. She was feisty and she kept me on my toes and she would occasionally give me a run for my money on certain things like wanting to drink coffee cup after cup.LOL. She loved life and her family and her coffee& her little weenie dogs. I will miss her terribly she left an imprint on my heart.my prayers and thoughts are with you all during this difficult time and if you need anything I’m here..💖 Bridget

  4. Marci Million
    February 8, 2020 7:24 pm

    Darlene and Lynn, I’m so sorry to hear your loving Mom is gone. I loved her and know that you’re going to miss her so much. She was a wonderful lady and always so much fun to be around. I have so many great memories of spending time at your house. You’re so fortunate to have such a long time with her. She had a wonderful sense of humor and I always remember her beautiful smile! I’ll be thinking of you both during this sad time. RIP Mrs Bowman ❤️

  5. Nancy H
    February 14, 2020 12:33 pm

    I’m so very sorry for your loss. It was such an honor and pleasure to take care of Anna for 2 1/2 years❤️
    I will always have wonderful memories of us just talking, playing checkers (you really beat me), watching Gun Smoke, and Andy Griffin, and helping me fold sheets.ill miss the kisses you would blow to me and the wonderful hugs. I miss you Anna Banana every day. I’m so grateful for time spent with you in rehab. You’re in
    the hands of the Lord now. Rest In Peace ❤️🌹☕️

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