J. Marvin Bowles, 72, of Phoenix, Ariz., formerly of Marshall, died Saturday, March 5, 2005, at his home.
Funeral services will be held Friday, March 11, at St. Thomas Catholic Church in Phoenix, Ariz. Memorials are suggested to the American Cancer Society.
Born March 14, 1932, in Marshall, he was the son of the late Cletus and Veda Bowles. On Aug. 23, 1970, he married Rita Bollwerk, who survives of the home. He retired from working for the city of Phoenix in November 1996.
Additional survivors include one daughter, Kim Bowles of Phoenix; two brothers, Charles Bowles of San Diego, Calif., and J. Donald Bowles of Litchfield Park, Ariz.; one sister, Elaine Garrett of Marshall; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Robert Bowles.