Robert "Bobby" Bowles, of Richards, Texas. Born May 22, 1939 in Bakersfield, California passed away peacefully on April 18th, 2013 in Conroe, Texas. He attended Deer Park High School, and worked many years as a Welder. He is preceded in death by his brother Jimmy and is survived by his brother Gene Bowles of Shendanoh, Texas and sister Caulene Hall of Russellville, Arkansas. He is also survived by his cherished companion Dorothy Cromeens, son Curtis Bowles, and soulmate Margie, son Brian Bowles of Willis, Texas, Stepson George "Buddy" Copelin of Willis, Texas and stepdaughter Rachashael Gates of Stevenville, Montana, also numerous nieces, nephews and grandchildren. Bobby also had an extended family, Michael Cromeens and wife Debbie of Pasadena, Texas, Karen Cromeens Paz of North Zulch, Texas. Gaylon Cromeens and wife Ronda of Alvarado, Texas, Dana Cromeens of Houston, Texas, and 7 grandchildren and numerous great and great great grandchildren.
A memorial service and celebration of life will be held Saturday, May 4, at 11 am, at The Union Grove Baptist Church 24380 FM 149 Richards, Texas 77873. Lunch will be served after the service. In lieu of flowers the family has requested donations to be made to the Union Grove Baptist Church Playground Fund.
I think how he must be wishing that we could know today how nothing but our sadness can really pass away, and we think of him as living in the hearts of those he touched for nothing loved is ever lost and he was loved so much.