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Myron Keith "Kent" Bowles, Sr.,
MANSFIELD: Myron Keith "Kent" Bowles, Sr., 54, died Thursday, December 20, 2012 at MedCentral Mansfield Hospital after a brief illness.
Mr. Bowles was born on Monday, June 16, 1958 to the late Otis and Martha Bass Bowles, Sr. in Mansfield and was a life long resident. He was an employee of the former Ohio Brass Company until it closed. After the Ohio Brass closed Myron had several odd jobs before becoming disabled.
Myron is survived by his wife Vanessa; three children, Rachel Reid, Columbus, Bryce L. and Myron K. Bowles, Jr., Mansfield; seven grandchilren, Makala Bowles, Chance Holland, Jace Holland, Shaquel Lindsay, Krista Roy, Ahjanea Wallace, Keirayha Wallace; two sisters, Ola (Kevin) Brooks and Mary Hendrix, Mansfield; foster parents A. Mack and A. Earlene Morris, Sr., Mansfield; five foster sisters, JoAnn Fletcher, Carolyn Henderson, Terissia Leech, Maxine Lindsay all of Mansfield, and Albertine McDonald, Dayton; sister-in-law: Sandra (Jan) Rittihour, Galion; two special friends who were like his brothers Cleve Gordon and Gregory Drye; Rufus Reid, Sr. who inspired him as a father figure; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
In addition to his parents Myron was preceded in death by three brothers Edward and Otis Bowles, Sr. and John H. Hobbs; and his foster brother A. Mack "Maine" Morris, Jr.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 12 noon in the Ruth Anna Lee Williams Memorial Chapel of Williams Funeral Services, with Pastor Jeff Jones Sr. of the First Baptist Church of Williard/Mansfield officiating.
Friends may leave condolences at www.williamsfuneralservices.com.
Published in the News Journal on Dec. 23, 2012