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Frances Boykin Bowlan

Little Rock, AR, 1926 - 2011

Frances Boykin Bowlan, 85, of Little Rock went to be with the Lord Sunday, March 27, 2011. She was born on March 9, 1926 in Okemah, Oklahoma a daughter of James Burton Boykin and Anna Lay Jennings Boykin. She was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church, the church choir, a local garden club and a local antique club.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Robert Gilbert Bowlan and a sister, Faye Boykin Higley. Survivors include two nephews, Mike Higley of Keota, Oklahoma and Greg Higley of Arlington, Texas; a niece, Holly Freeman of Oklahoma City; an aunt, Jessie McQuerry of Pleasanton,Texas; and two cousins, Billie Jo Neeley (Ruell) of Swansea, Illinois and Wanda Littlepage of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
The family will receive friends from 1:00 until 2 p.m., Tuesday, March 29, 2011 at Immanuel Baptist Church Chapel followed by a 2 p.m. funeral service with Dr. W. David Moore officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Hills Memorial Park. Arrangements are by Roller-Chenal Funeral Home (501) 224-8300. Online guestbook:

Published March 29, 2011

Roller-Chenal Funeral Home
13801 Chenal Parkway, Little Rock, AR
Phone: 501-224-8300