Graves - Mrs. Faye Bowman, 51, wife of Paul Graves and resident of Rt. 2, Decatur, Tenn., died Thursday in an Athens, Tenn. hospital after a short illness. She was an employee of Taylor Sportswear in Decatur. Mrs. Graves was the daughter of Mrs. Lucy Jennings Bowman and the late Barney T. Bowman. She was a member of the Peakland Baptist Church. Survivors: husband, mother, daughter, Miss Vanessa Tiajuana Graves, Decatur, three sons, Billy and Teddy Graves both of Decatur, Darrell Graves, Engelwood, Tenn., two grandsons, three brothers, LaFawn and Gene Bowman, both of Decatur, Cleamon Bowman, Sweetwater, Tenn. Funeral Saturday 2:30 p.m. at Peakland Baptist Church with the Rev. Frank Martin and the Rev. Clifford Coleman. Burial in Pisgah Cemetery. Ziegler Funeral Home, Athens, in charge.
The Chattanooga Times, March 30, 1974, Page 9.