Bertie Bowling

Mrs. Bertie Frances Bowling, 90, of Union City passed away 4:05 p.m. Wednesday, June 24, 2020, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Union City.
Funeral services were conducted 2 p.m. Saturday in the chapel of Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. Pastor Justin Hiens and Leroy Seagraves officiated. Burial followed in East View Cemetery.
Visitation was held from noon until the hour of services Saturday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers were Roger Rice, Scott McAdoo, Kendall Rice, Brandon Rice, Matthew Hood and Kendall Rice Jr.
Honorary pallbearers were Trey Amberg, Joe Busby, Wayne McClure, Morrison McClure, Allen Parker and Glenn Jones.
Bertie was born Jan. 23, 1930, daughter of the late Wallace and Gladys Mae (Tolley) McClure. She married Robert Howard Bass on July 8, 1945. He died Nov. 14, 1974. She then married James E. Bowling on June 11, 1982. He survives.
She was a homemaker and member of Second Baptist Church in Union City.
She is also survived by five daughters, Jeanie Rice (Roger) of Union City, Shelia Parks of Troy, Paula Rice (Scott McAdoo) of Union City, Rainy Pulley (Roger) of Crossville and Pam Carroll of Union City; three sons, Donald Howard Bass (Joyce) of Manistee, Mich., Jim Bowling of Clifton and Shane Bowling (Nicole) of Friendship; three sisters, Hattie McMullin, Brenda Parker (Allen) and Hilda Jones (Glenn), all of Hickman, Ky.; two brothers, Wayne McClure (Diane) of Union City and Morrison McClure of Hickman; 14 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was also preceded in death by one sister, Faye Morrow; and two brothers, Jimmy McClure and Josh McClure.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.emfuneralhome.com.

Published 6.30.20

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