Robert Emery Bowling, age 82, of Monroe, GA, formerly of Floyd County, husband of Patricia Coburn Bowling, passed away on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 in the Piedmont Athens Regional Medical Center, Athens, GA. He was born July 8, 1938 in Hellier, KY, a son of the late Ory Lee and Lonnie Cook Bowling. He was a retired Civil Engineer for the State of Georgia.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by one daughter: Elizabeth Bowling (Eric) Heckman, Collierville, TN, two sisters; Patricia Jewell Tackett, NY, Verla Thornsberry, Richmond, IN, two grandchildren; Jacob Emery Heckman and Sarah Elizabeth Heckman.
He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers: Chester, Harold and Archie Bowling, two sisters; Peggy Oakley and Pina Click.
A graveside service will be conducted on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 2 PM at the Fitzpatrick Family Cemetery, Eastern, KY. Burial will follow.
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