Rex Bowles, age 94, of Franklin, died Friday, March 20, 2020 at the Hopkins Center in Woodburn.
Crafton Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
There will be a private family visitation, funeral and burial.
A native of Tompkinsville, he was the son of the late Frank and Lecta Capshaw Bowles. He was a World War II Army veteran who served in the Pacific Theater. He worked and retired from American Legion Post #62 and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Haney Bowles; a son, Rex Randall Bowles; a sister, Rachel Thompson; and three brothers, Mitch Bowles, Jack Bowles and Marshall Bowles.
He is survived by a son, Phillip Lee Bowles (Lisa) of Franklin; grandchildren, Deanna Vanminos (John) of White House, Tennessee, Scott Bowles (Lindsay) of Lexington, Rachel Bowles, Carson Bowles, Hunter Bowles and Josh Eden (Leslie) all of Franklin; 11 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Online condolences may be made at www.craftonfuneral