Dateline: March 4, 2004


Funeral services for Alfred Eugene Bowling of Fort Worth were held at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, February 26, 2004, at Shannon North Funeral Chapel in Fort Worth.  Graveside services were held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, February 28, 2004, at Citizen Cemetery in Clarendon.  Arrangements were under the direction of Shannon North Funeral Chapel in Fort Worth.

Mr. Bowling died Monday, February 23, 2004.  He was born September 15, 1920, in Hedley. He was raised in the Windy Valley community in Donley County. Alfred was a veteran of World War II. He moved to Fort Worth in 1950 to work at Convair. He retired from Westronics in 1984.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Sandra Jean Bowling. 

Survivors include one son, Gary L. Bowling of Granbury; one daughter, Vicki Taylor of Amarillo; grandchildren, Byron Taylor of Edgewood, Crystal Cosby, Becky Brown of Godley, Douglas Taylor and Torra Wood all of Amarillo, and Gary L. Bowling II of Granbury; and 16 great-grandchildren.

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