BRUCE - Henretta Annice Bowling, 83, died Saturday, July 5, 2003, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. She was born May 22, 1920, in Bruce to William Henry and Lena Hughes Thompson. She was a homemaker and a member of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church. She was the widow of William Henry Bowling.
Services were held at 4 p.m. Sunday, July 6, 2003 at Parker Memorial Funeral Home Chapel in Bruce with the Rev. Wayne Cobb and the Rev. Kevin Chrestman officiating. Burial followed in Robbs Cemetery.
Survivors include a daughter, Shirley V. Young and husband, Charles, of Bruce; two grandsons, Ronald D. Young and wife, Lori, of Maryville, Tenn., and Mark Young and wife, Melissa, of Bruce; two great-grandchildren, Autumn E. Young and Bradley L. Wells.
Pallbearers were Mark Young, Bradley Wells, Stanley Thompson, Tony Thompson, Jan Mize and Jerry Daniel.
Honorary pallbearers were Bobby Thompson, Jimmy Thompson and Ronnie Young.