Carl "Bill" Bowling, age 81, of Rogers, died August 7, 2012, at his home. He was born in Crane, Missouri, on January 18, 1931, to the late Walter and Sadie (Moore) Bowling. "Pops" as he was known in his later years, was a former partner in Beaver Lake Marine.
Survivors include his daughters, Cathie Winchester of Rogers, Pamela Searcy and husband Richard of Jane, Missouri; grandchildren, Jason Winchester, James Lavender, Misty Barton; six great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Lorene Bowling; and four siblings.
A gathering will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. on Monday, August 13, 2012, at Callison-Lough Funeral Home in Rogers. www.callisonlough.com.
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