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Clothing manufacturing company executive

Betty Smith Bowen, American clothing manufacturing company executive. Chairman fund doctor Houston Symphony Society, 1960—1961; Member of River Oaks Garden, Junior League Houston.

Background

Bowen, Betty Smith was born on November 5, 1927 in Waco, Texas, United States. Daughter of J. Floyd and Mary Dee Smith (Tanner).

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, 1948.

Career

Teller Mercantile Bank, Dallas, 1948—1952. General office Southwest Savings Association, 1952—1957. Fashion consultant Doncaster, North Carolina, 1966—1970.

District manager, from 1970.

Religion

The longing for holiness is not about wanting to be 'holier than thou'. It is about wanting the love of God to permeate all of our life, and for that love to be shown through our lives to other people.

Politics

Pacifists should be honored because they do not allow us to become complacent about war and violence.

Views

Every individual should try to be open to others and willing to be changed. Therefore, community members should meet regularly in order to open their hearts, share their knowledge, thoughts and experience.

Membership

Chairman fund doctor Houston Symphony Society, 1960—1961. Member of River Oaks Garden, Junior League Houston.

Connections

Married William George Bowen, April 11, 1957. Children: Mary Owen, William George, Sara Dee.

father:
J. Floyd Bowen

mother:
Mary Dee Smith (Tanner) Bowen

spouse:
William George Bowen

child:
Mary Owen Bowen

child:
William George Bowen

child:
Sara Dee Bowen