John David Bowles II

John David Bowles II, 23, of Sonora, passed away Saturday Dec. 21, 2013 at his residence.

He professed his faith in Christ as a small child and was a member of First Baptist Church of Sonora. He graduated from Western Kentucky University in May with a bachelors degree in agriculture and business. He loved football. Since the age of 10 he has lived with Tourettes Syndrome. He was deeply loved by his parents, sister and all of his family.

He is survived by his parents, John and Diane Routt Bowles of Sonora; a sister, Kacie Sharpe of Louisville; his paternal grandmother, Mary Bowles of Munfordville; maternal grandmother, Sarah Mary Routt of Sonora; two aunts, Nancy Withers of Three Springs and Linda Skaggs of Sonora; and several cousins.

Services are private.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be made in the form of donations to First Baptist Church of Sonora, P.O. Box 187, Sonora, Ky. 42776.

Condolences may be expressed at

Funeral Home

Manakee Funeral Home
29 W. Western Ave. Sonora, KY 42776
Published in The News-Enterprise on Dec. 23, 2013