Mrs. Bowles died Saturday, April 19, 2008, at Riverside Nursing Center.
Pasley-Fletcher Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.pasleyfletcher.com.
Born in the Hollonville Community of Pike County, Mrs. Bowles had lived in Upson County since 1937. She had been a member of the First Baptist Church for 70 years, serving at various times as a Sunday school teacher. She was also a member of the Women's Missionary Union. A homemaker, Mrs. Bowles was preceded in death by her husband, Robert C. Bowles, Sr.
Mrs. Bowles is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Rev. and Mrs. Gary (Charlotte) Baker of Maryville, Tenn.; and a son and daughter-in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. (Judy) Bowles Jr., of Thomaston; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
The family can be contacted at 118 Kennesaw Drive.