Places

  • Bowie is also known as: Prince George's County / Bowie city.

  • Bowie tourist attractions include: Belair Mansion and Glen Echo Park, Maryland.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Chris Wright (basketball player), Mike Lonergan (basketball coach), Marianne Curan (comedian and actor), Brad Schumacher (swimmer), Paige Moss (actor and voice actor), and Margaret Craig (printmaker and artist).

History

In 1853, Col. William Duckett Bowie obtained a charter from the Maryland legislature to construct a rail line into Southern Maryland. In 1869, the Baltimore & Potomac Railroad Company began the construction of a railroad from Baltimore to Southern Maryland, terminating in Pope's Creek. The area had already been dotted with small farms and large tobacco plantations in an economy based on agriculture and slavery. In 1870, Ben Plumb, a land speculator and developer, sold building lots around the railroad junction and named the settlement Huntington City. By 1872, the line was completed, together with a "spur" to Washington DC and the entire line through Southern Maryland was completed in 1873. Huntington City was renamed in honor of the son of William Duckett Bowie and his business partner, Oden Bowie, who was President of...

The official website for the city of Bowie is http://www.cityofbowie.org/.

There are currently 4 funeral home listings for the city of Bowie, Maryland.

Bowie Obituaries

It was written on November 11th, 2015 that Charles E Jr "CE" "Charlie" Snyder passed on in Bowie, Maryland.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Charles E Jr "CE" "Charlie"'s life.

It was noted on September 12th, 2015 that James A Tittle passed on in Bowie, Maryland.  Tittle was 65 years old and was born in Johnstown, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor James A's life.

It was revealed on August 13th, 2015 that Richard H Rohlfing passed away in Bowie, Maryland.  Rohlfing was 73 years old and was born in Murphysboro, IL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Richard H's life.

It was written on January 18th, 2015 that Tilda King (Ritman) died in Bowie, Maryland.  Ms. King was 88 years old and was born in Chicago, IL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Tilda's life.

It was reported on January 13th, 2015 that Robert Donald "Bobby" Sharp died in Bowie, Maryland.  Sharp was 76 years old and was born in Evening Shade, AR.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert Donald "Bobby"'s life.

It was disclosed on January 13th, 2015 that Robert Donald "Bobby" Sharp died in Bowie, Maryland.  Sharp was 76 years old and was born in Evening Shade, AR.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Robert Donald "Bobby"'s life.

It was noted on September 12th, 2014 that Anthony "Tony" Assia died in Bowie, Maryland.  Assia was 72 years old and was born in Johnstown, PA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Anthony "Tony"'s life.

It was reported on November 27th, 2013 that Chad D Wriglesworth passed on in Bowie, Maryland.  Wriglesworth was 37 years old and was born in Haverhill, MA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Chad D's life.

It was noted on October 16th, 2013 that David E Dr Herrick passed on in Bowie, Maryland.  Herrick was 88 years old and was born in Argentine, KS.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor David E Dr's life.

It was written by Arizona Republic on September 8th, 2013 that Sally Kay Williamson (Kelchner) passed away in Phoenix, Arizona.  Ms. Williamson was 44 years old and was born in Bowie, MD.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Sally Kay's life.

Funeral Homes in Bowie

Advent Funeral & Cremation Service

Melanie, the third generation of the Wilhelm family to serve in the funeral business, sold her house and used the money to open Advent’s first facility in Annapolis, Maryland. Two years later, another location was opened in Falls Church,...

Advent Funeral & Cremation Services

Melanie, the third generation of the Wilhelm family to serve in the funeral business, sold her house and used the money to open Advent’s first facility in Annapolis, Maryland. Two years later, another location was opened in Falls Church,...

Alexander S Pope Incorporated

Pope Funeral Homes was established in 1920 by the late Alexander S. Pope, Sr. Our first location was at 315 15th Street S.E. Washington D.C. Mr. Pope, Sr. was a licensed professional from the former Echols Mortuary College in Philadelphia. Mr....

Austin Royster Funeral Home

Since our inception some twenty years ago, The Austin Royster Funeral Home has provided Professional Service with Compassionate Care to thousands of families in and around the Washington metropolitan area. Our service offerings span the spectrum...

Cedar Hill Cemetery

With records dating back to 1904, Cedar Hill Cemetery in Suitland, Maryland is located west of the National Capitol on the MD DC line. There is also an Annie Lauren Wishing Chair and sculptures by Dionicio Rodriguez. Hinton Helper, the U.S....

Columbia Gardens Memorials

Since 1964, Columbia Gardens Memorials has crafted monuments that reflect the achievements of those they honor. Owner and President, Robert Thomas, is a graduate of the Elberton Granite Institute in Georgia...and brings an awareness of the latest...

Donaldson Funeral Home PA

Our funeral home has been a family owned and operated business since 1931. The year 2011 brings us to our 80th anniversary of service to the community! The funeral home was founded by DeWitt Donaldson and was originally located on Main Street,...

Everly Community Funeral Care

Everly Funeral Homes have been helping families for more than 150 years. We take great pride in serving the families of our community. The reputation of the Everly firms is well-known throughout Northern Virginia, and the Everly family and staff...

Everly-Wheatley Funeral Home

Everly Funeral Homes have been helping families for more than 150 years. We take great pride in serving the families of our community. The reputation of the Everly firms is well-known throughout Northern Virginia, and the Everly family and staff...

Gate of Heaven Cemetery

Gate of Heaven Cemetery is centrally located in a serene, spacious setting in the heart of Montgomery County, Maryland. Formed around the shape of a cross, Gate of Heaven features a variety of sections dedicated to the Holy Family, the Holy...

Harman Funeral Service

Harman Funeral Service simply provides the finest professional service in your name only throughout the Baltimore - Washington Metropolitan area. We are licensed by the Maryland State Board of Morticians as a "Funeral Establishment" and are held...

Mac Nabb Funeral Home

Family-owned and operated for 86 years, we specialize in treating you and your family with honesty, integrity, compassion, and respect in your time of grief. Our affordable prices are just another way of showing that we care.

Maryland Cremation Services

Maryland Cremation Services will provide your family the compassionate, personalized service necessary during your family’s time of need. Let us relieve some of your burden as you go through these trying times.  Maryland Cremation Services is...

Parklawn Memorial Park

Parklawn Memorial Park and Menorah Gardens is located just six miles from our nation’s capitol, in Montgomery County, Maryland, one of the wealthiest areas in the country. Parklawn’s entrance on Veirs Mill Road in Rockville follows a...

Rausch Funeral Home PA

The company known today as Rausch Funeral Home, P.A. began in 1974 when John O. Rausch and his wife Myrtle purchased, expanded and built their home onto the Buchanan Funeral Home located on Mt. Harmony Lane in Owings, MD. This newly constructed...

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Beall Funeral Home
6512 Crain Hwy
Bowie, MD 20715
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Murray Areather Incorporated
11721 Woodmore Rd
Bowie, MD 20721
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Robert E Evans Funeral Home
16000 Annapolis Rd
Bowie, MD 20715
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Snead Mortuary Service
1409 Fairlakes Pl
Bowie, MD 20721

Bowie Funeral Home News

Fayette Judge "Chuck" Floyd communicated the law
His funeral is at 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Dogwood Church in Tyrone ... and Joyce Floyd of St. Marys; a brother, Keith Floyd of Bowie, Md.; and a sister, Alicia Simmons of St. Marys.
http://www.ajc.com/news/fayette-judge-chuck-floyd-701608.html

Daughter's death inspires minister to take action
As the car turned into a shopping center off MD Route 214 in Mitchellville ... By the time he realized what had happened, we were having Erin's funeral," she said. The two teens in the other car walked away with minor injuries, she said.
http://www.gazette.net/stories/11042010/entepri103549_32539.php

Mrs. Elizabeth Matilda "Liz" Barclay Johnson
and wife, Mable, daughter, Monique Gee Brown and husband, the Rev. Peter Brown, daughter, Kenesha Hodges Monroe and husband, Tim, all of Maryland, and Kenneth Hodges ... and special goddaughter, Brittany Bowie. A public viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m ...
http://www.fredericknewspost.com/sections/local/obit_detail.htm?obitID=29427

Eleanor Schoonmaker Morehouse
She is survived by three children, James of Bowie, Md., John (Linda) of Grand Rapids ... Whiting, NJ 08759. Anderson & Campbell Funeral Home, Whiting, NJ, is in charge of funeral arrangements.
http://www.registerstar.com/articles/2010/11/06/obituaries/doc4cd4dc185c6a0225233276.txt

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