Graveside services for Vivian L. Bowden, 85, of Brownwood, will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2007, at Eastlawn Memorial Park with the Rev. Jerry Evans officiating, interment to follow under the direction of Davis-Morris Funeral Home. Visitation was held Monday evening at the funeral home. She passed away Monday Nov. 19, 2007, in Brownwood.

Vivian was born on Dec. 12, 1921, in Mills County, Texas, to the late George and Ola Lewis.

She married Robert Bowden on May 1, 1944, in San Angelo, Texas. Vivian was a member of the Southside Baptist Church and had worked for the Brown County Court as a Secretary about 30 years ago. She was also a United States Air Force Veteran.

She is survived by three daughters, Brenda Moseley of Princeton, Peggy Jones of Brownwood, and Patsy Dodson of Brownwood; two brothers, Dick Lewis of San Antonio, and Joe Lewis of Phoenix, Ariz.; and a sister, Loyce Hatchinson; six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband and four brothers.