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Maxie (Spears) Bowlin

Born: Sat., Feb. 20, 1932
Died: Sun., Jun. 15, 2014


4:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Tue., Jun. 17, 2014
Location: Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Wed., Jun. 18, 2014
Location: Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home

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Mrs. Maxie Bowlin age 82 of Burkesville, KY passed away on Sunday, June 15, 2014 at Cumberland Valley Manor. Maxie was born on February 20, 1932 in Cumberland County, Kentucky to the late Millard and Pearl Riddle Spears. She was a member of Parrish Chapel United Methodist Church, a former employee of Sutton Apparel, and the Cumberland County Board of Education. She was united in marriage to her husband Bernice Bowlin on January 28, 1954. They spent 60 years together. Bernice preceded her in death on May 31, 2014.  In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by five brothers, Granville Spears, Austin Spears, Leslie Spears, Preston Spears, and J.E. Spears, two sisters, Lizzie Ooten and Bonnie Johnson, one granddaughter, Leona Cary, and one great grandson, John Russell Bowlin.

Survivors Include:
One Son- David Bowlin and his wife Christie of Mayfield, KY
One Daughter- Cathy Johnson and her companion Bobby Redmon of Columbia, KY
One Brother- Lester Spears of Burkesville, KY
Three Sisters- Linda Appleby of Burkesville, KY, Shirley Stone of Gallatin, TN., and Mabel Carter of Black Gnat, KY
Two Grandchildren- Tiffany Sue Bean, and Chris Bowlin(Brenda)
Six Great Grandchildren- Blake Bowlin, Landon Bowlin, Alex Cary, Stacy Cary, Phillip Cornelison, Rylie Smith,
and a host of other relatives and friends also survive.

Funeral Service:
Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 North Main Street, Burkesville, KY with burial in Burkesville Cemetery. Family requests visitation from 4:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

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