Elton Ward Bowling

June 3, 2021

Elton Ward Bowling, 71, passed away June 1, 2021 in Pensacola, FL. He was born on March 4, 1950 to Vaughn and Lucy Bowling in Mobile, AL. Elton bravely served his country in the Army. He also owned and operated Elton Bowling Fiberglass for 35 years, where he was recognized as the best in his craft throughout the Southeast. Elton was an avid fisherman, enjoyed shooting at the range, and restoring old sports cars. He enjoyed all the pets and animals that he and Sheila had over their many years together. Elton will be remembered for his quick wit, as well as being a devoted husband, father and son.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Vaughn and Lucy Bowling.

Elton is survived by his high school sweetheart and loving wife of 44 years, Sheila J. Bowling, and his son, Casey Bowling (Monica).

Visitation will be Wednesday June 9, 2021, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., at Faith Chapel Funeral Home South. Funeral Service will follow at 1:30 p.m. Pastor Jerry Vaughn will be officiating. Interment will be at Bayview Memorial Park.

Pallbearers will be Tom Watson, Bob Sachlis, Jimmy Bragg, Kevin Laghan, Lon Withers, and Billy Cotton.


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