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Larry David Bowen

November 28, 1943 — December 7, 2021

Larry David Bowen, age 78 years, of Strunk, Kentucky died Tuesday, December 7, 2021 at the Oneida Nursing and Rehab in Oneida, Tennessee.

He was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on November 28, 1943 the son of Roy Belford and Lorraine (Sparks) Belford. He had worked in the auto industry painting and doing body work. Larry was a member of the Second Otter Creek United Baptist Church, and enjoyed fishing, hunting, woodworking, and spending time with family and friends.

His parents; wife, Betty Jean (King) Bowen; brothers, Carl Belford and Jim Sparks; and sister, Ida Mae Belford precede him in death.

Survivors include his son; Larry David Bowen, Jr. of Florida; daughters, Sherry Frierson and Melissa Harless (George both of Strunk, Kentucky; step-children, Kim Brooks of Whitley City, Kentucky, Beth Gulock of Somerset, Kentucky, and Gregory Jones of Louisville, Kentucky; sisters, Louetta Hayden, Betty Jo Gosser, Diane Vignes, and Berniece Berry all of Newport, Kentucky; grandchildren, Ellana Coffey-Strunk, Justin Strunk, Justin Kirilenko, Kalin Farthing, Cody Bowen, Dylan Bowen, Sierra Bowen, Savannah Kidd, Frank Brooks, Chelsea Felts, and Nikki Phelps; and numerous great grandchildren.

A Memorial Service will be held 6pm Thursday, December 16, 2021 at the McCreary County Funeral Home with Bro. Braxton King officiating. The family will receive friends after 5pm Thursday at the Funeral Home.

McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements.

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Thursday, December 16, 2021

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McCreary County Funeral Home

, Whitley City, KY 42653

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Thursday, December 16, 2021

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