Cleatis Edwards Bowman

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Cleatis Edwards Bowman was born February 12, 1938 in Rector to Grace and Jesse Edwards. She passed away January 6, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Ernestine McCartney; two brothers, Leslie Edwards and Bobby Edwards; sister-in-law, Chris Edwards; brothers-in-law Roger Legault and Wayne McCartney; and grandson, Brennen Bradford.

She is survived by her daughter, Quara Bradford Pyatt (Rick); her granddaughter, Sloan Pyatt of Las Vegas; sister Rhea Legault of Richardson, Texas; brother, Oral Edwards of Forrest City, Ark.; sister-in-law, Eva Edwards of Memphis, Tenn. and numerous nieces and nephews.

Cleatis worked for the State of Nevada before retiring in 2001. She loved to sew, play bridge, bowl and dance.

Cleatis was laid to rest in Pleasant Grove Cemetery on Jan. 12, 2013. Cleatis always considered Rector home and now we know why. Your love, support and sympathy are greatly appreciated and will be forever remembered. Your kindness has helped our family in many ways, big and small, as we mourn Cleatis passing.

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