Phyllis C. Bowling Cates, died Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2015. A native of Granville Co., she was the daughter of Mary Lewis Walker Bowling and the late Ollie Lee “OL” Bowling, Jr. Phyllis was a member of Providence Baptist Church.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 am on Wed., Feb. 4, 2015 at Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Chapel by Dr. Randy Pittman, burial at the Bowling Family Cemetery in Providence. Family will receive friends Wed. from 10:00 – 11:00 am prior to service.
Surviving in addition to her mother is a daughter, Jessica Nicky Joyner (Austin) of Rocky Mount; brothers, O.L. “Lee” Bowling, III of Oxford, Lewis Douglas Bowling of Durham; sisters, Martha B. Owens of Oxford, Judith Dale Swinney of Charlotte, Bonnie B. Butts of Oxford and Deborah Royster of Oxford.
Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Granville County Animal Shelter, 5650 Cornwall Rd. Oxford, NC 27565.