Velma Marie Bowlin of Walters Cemetery Road, Williamsburg, Kentucky departed this life on Friday, August 2, 2013 at her home. She was 71 years, 7 months, and 23 days of age. She was born on December 9, 1941 in Detroit, Michigan. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Mart Jackson Bowlin. She was a former member of the Rockholds Fire department.
She is survived by her two children, John Bowlin of Williamsburg, Kentucky and Claudette Melissa Bowlin of Georgetown, Kentucky; four stepsons, Zester Bowlin and his wife Alice of Umatilla, Florida, James Bowlin and Vinton Bowlin, both of Whitley County, Kentucky and Thomas Bowlin of Indiana; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; one brother, Bill Anderson; many nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends to mourn her passing.
Visitation will be from 11:00 A.M. until the funeral hour on Monday, August 5, 2013 at Croley Funeral Home.
The Funeral Service will be at 12 Noon on Monday, August 5, 2013 at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Keith Decker officiating. She will be laid to rest in the Broyles Cemetery in Rockholds.