Louis Wesley Bowen


Mr. Louis Wesley Bowen, 78, a resident of Exmore, passed away Wednesday, June 9, 2021, at his residence. A native of Willis Wharf, he was the son of the late John Wesley Bowen and the late Sadie Phillips Bowen. He was a retired Staff Sergeant with the U.S. Army and a member of the Exmore Moose Lodge 683.

He is survived by five children, David Bowen, of Delaware, Angela Bowen, of Delaware, Steve Bowen, of Princess Anne, Md., Penny Campbell, of Florida, and Bryan Dale Jones, of Exmore; one aunt, Mary Brown, of Willis Wharf; 12 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Mr. Bowen was predeceased by his son, James Bowen, and brother, Jackie Bowen.

A graveside service with Military Honors will be conducted Monday, June 14, 2021, at 2 p.m., at Belle Haven Cemetery with the Rev. Jonathan Carpenter officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Doughty Funeral Home, P.O. Box 633, Exmore, VA 23350 to help with funeral expenses.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.doughtyfuneralhome.com.

Arrangements were made by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore.