January 22, 2013

Ezekriel Coliver Bowling Jr.

Staff Writer

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. — Ezekriel Bowling Jr., 69, London, Ky., passed away Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at his residence.

He was born on Aug. 21, 1943 in Hamilton, Ohio, the son of the late Ezekriel and Dolores Overbey Bowling.

He was a retired truck driver, a veteran of the United States Air Force and of the Christian faith.

He is survived by three children,  Ellen Jean Edminston, Edward Dean Bowling and Pamela Rose Kidd; a sister, Jody Abner; four brothers,  Robert E., Ronald, Mike and Marty Bowling; three grandchildren, Tate Kidd, Brooke Bowling and Dalton Bowling; plus a host of other friends and relatives to mourn his passing.  

Funeral services were conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22 in the chapel of Bowling Funeral Home with Brother J. David Thomas officiating.

Burial followed in the Union Cemetery in Laurel County.

The family received friends at Bowling Funeral Home from 12 noon Tuesday until the funeral hour.