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Obituary for Donna Kay Bowman (Killian)

Donna Kay Killian Bowman, 72, of Hickory passed away Wednesday, October 26, 2022 at Trinity Ridge. Born December 22nd, 1949 she was the daughter of Gordon McLee Killian and Lottie Marie Killian.

She is survived by her husband Gary Bowman of Hickory; a daughter Jamie Benge (Dennis Rash) of Hudson; two sons Kevin Bowman (Greg Whitesell) of Charlotte and Shaun Bowman of Hickory; three grandchildren Joshua Benge of Hudson, Anthony Benge of Hudson, and Haley Benge (Jabari Sloan) of Hudson; two great grandchildren Izayah Sloan and Kylee Sloan; two step-grandchildren Aron Rash and Skylar Rash; and two step great-grandchildren Bryson Mundy and Uriah Hollifield.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two sisters Louise Huffman and Jolene Clontz; and two brothers Ray Killian and Bryce Killian.

Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Association - Help Fight Alzheimer's at

Please sign the online guestbook at The Bowman family has entrusted arrangements to Caring Cremations Life Celebrations and Funerals at 828-855-3350.