Alice M. Bowen Corbin


Mrs. Alice M. Bowen Corbin, 76, of Temperanceville, departed this life Wednesday, June 22, 2022, at her residence.

Alice was born Sept. 3, 1945, a daughter to the late Herbert and Mollie Bowen. “Al,” as she was affectionately known, was educated in the public schools of Accomack County. She worked for several years at Holly Farms, now Tyson Foods, in Temperanceville. In later years, she began working for the Accomack County Public Schools until her retirement.
At an early age, Alice accepted Christ and joined St. John Independent Church. She was a member of the Missionary Board, where she served as the president. Alice was also a communion steward and sang in the senior choir. She remained a dedicated member until her health began to decline. She loved to praise God and her favorite song was “I’ve Learned How to Live Holy.”

She was married to Robert L. Corbin, now deceased.

Funeral services were held Saturday, July 2, 2022, at St. John Independent Church, Messongo, with the Rev. Brenda Wise officiating. Interment was in the Groton Community Cemetery, Messongo.

Alice leaves to cherish her precious memories: her son, Victor L. Corbin; daughter, Monica Smith; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; one brother, Maurice V. Bowen; one sister-in-law, Tameka Mann; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.

Arrangements are by the Cooper & Humbles Funeral Co., Accomac.

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