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William Hal Bowling
August 10, 1942 ~ January 14, 2024 (age 81) 81 Years Old
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We are sad to announce the death of William Hal Bowling, age 81, who passed away after a brief illness on January 14, 2024.
He was born in Lee County, NC on August 10,1942 to the late William Franklin Bowling and Hazel Morris Bowling. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of over forty years, Brenda Gunter Bowling.
Hal is survived by his daughter, Pamela Lawrence Melchor (Ritchie) of Charlotte, NC; sister Billie Bowling Hodgson (Derek) of Indian Trail, NC and Niece Julie Hodgson Muir (John) of Washington, DC. He is also survived by two grandchildren, two great nephews and one great niece.
He served in the US Army in the 25th infantry division seeing active duty in the Vietnam War. He enjoyed going to reunions with his army buddies each year in different parts of the country. Hal also enjoyed collecting different items including baseball cards, guns and cars.
A gathering of family and friends will be held in the chapel of Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home on Saturday, January 20, 2024 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM with a brief memorial service following at 4:00 PM with Rev. Robert Thomas presiding.