John Edward Bowden

7 October, 195030 July, 2022
Obituary of John Edward Bowden


Loflin Funeral Home

John Edward Bowden, age 71, of Liberty, North Carolina passed away on Saturday, July 30, 2022 at Randolph Hospice House. He worked at Dixie Equipment Company as a truck driver for many years and loved the outdoors, especially, fishing. John was an easy-going, friendly man who never met a stranger. A memorial service will be held on Friday, August 5, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at The Loflin Funeral Home Chapel, 212 West Swannanoa Avenue, Liberty, NC. The family will receive friends for a time of visitation following the memorial service at the funeral home. He was the son of the late James Edward and Eva Frances Smith Bowden and was also preceded in death by one daughter, Deborah Bowden; and one brother, Anthony Bowden. John is survived by two daughters, Tonya Shoffner and her husband, Floyd and Beverlyn Bowden; sister, Freddie Magaline Staley and her husband, Johnie; 10 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren; and long-time friend and companion, Betty Cassady. Please share your thoughts and memories with the family at Loflin Funeral Home of Liberty is honored to serve the Bowden family.

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