William Bowlin

Obituary of William Bowlin

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William "Bill" Bowlin


WELLSVILLE - William "Bill" Bowlin, 80, of Wellsville, passed away Thursday, October 8, 2020, at East Liverpool City Hospital following a courageous battle with cancer.


He was born August 13, 1940, in a log cabin in Kentucky, the son of the late Hester (Parton) and Clarence Bowlin, Sr. In addition to his parents, Bill was preceded in death by one brother, Clarence Bowlin, Jr.


Bill was a lifelong truck driver. He was Baptist by faith.


Survivors include eight children: Connie Jo Bowlin of Salem, Lorrie Ann (James) Robinson of Boardman, William Scott (April) Bowlin of New Springfield, Linda Lee Bowlin of New Springfield, Phillip Keith Faulkner of Wellsville, Samuel David Bowlin of Youngstown, Rita (Richard) McCauley of Loris, SC, and Amanda (Adam) Runquist of Las Vegas, NV; and eight siblings: Mary Lou (Jim) Hite of Alliance, Sue Syne of Dayton, Nancy (Bob) Amey of Columbiana, Barbara (Mel) Hafner of Minerva, Linda Fey of Sebring, Randall (Sandy) Bowlin of Salem, Terry (Pam) Bowlin of Salem, and Debbie Grim of Sebring. Also surviving are seventeen grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Friends and family may call from 2:00 - 4:00 PM on Sunday, October 11, 2020, at the Roberts Funeral Home, 631 Main Street in Wellsville. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and to adhere to social distancing guidelines, the number of people in the funeral home at one time will be limited. Also, as mandated by Governor Mike DeWine, face masks are required to be worn while in the funeral home.


A private family service will held. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.


In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made in Bill's name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital at www.stjude.org or by calling 800-805-5856


You may view this obituary and send condolences online at www.robertsfuneralhomewellsville.com.





2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, October 11, 2020
Roberts Funeral Home
631 Main Street
Wellsville, Ohio, United States


Spring Hill Cemetery
10th Street Extension
Wellsville, Ohio, United States
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