ROCK CAVE — Kevin Bowles of Rock Cave, passed away on April 28, 2013. He was born Aug. 29, 1936, son of the late Harold and Mary Mildred Bowles.
On Sept. 23, 1977, he was united in marriage to Avis Virginia Marquis who survives. Also surviving are four daughters: Elizabeth Cosby, address unknown; Katherine Tuck of Bangor, Maine; Kristine Bowles, address unknown and Virginia Marquis and fiancé Tom Bemish of Forrest City, N.C.; three sons: Michael Bowles and girlfriend, Sue Bouchard, of Epping, N.H., Emile Marquis and wife, Heidi of Farmington, N.H. and Robert Marquis and wife, Ludy of Bellevue, Neb., seven grandchildren: Reagh Greenleaf and girlfriend, Megan; Jasmine Cain and husband, Eric; Sarah Tuck and boyfriend, Shawn Braley, Chelsea Cosby; Lillian Tuck; Mary Mildred Rush and Marie Davis and husband, Chris; three great-grandchildren Bryson Davis, Jackson Cain and Oran Greenleaf. Also surviving is one sister, Sheila Bowles.
Mr. Bowles, formerly of Fremont, N.H. was owner and operator of Three B’s Archery, along with his wife, Avis, for 20 years and was an avid bow hunter. He was a shoe machinery technician employed at Hudson Shoe Machinery in Haverhill, Mass.
Mr. and Mrs. Bowles retired to West Virginia in 1997.
Mr. Bowles was a life member of the North American Hunting Club, belonged to the West Virginia Bowhunters Association and was as associate member and scorer for the Pope and Young Club.