Gene Bowden


Mr. Norman Eugene “Gene” Bowden Jr., of Temperanceville, passed away Saturday, Jan. 30, 2022, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital at the age of 73. He was the husband of Paulette Peters Bowden. Born in New Born, N.C., on July 5, 1948, his parents were the late Norman Bowden Sr. and the late Maggie Bowden. He was a truck driver for many years and a U.S. Marine during the Vietnam War.

Other than his wife, Paulette, he is survived by his children, Shaun Bowden and wife, Tammy, and David Huffman; five grandchildren, D.J. Huffman, Lisa Huffman Fisher, Karlee Huffman, Dakota Bowden, and Landon Bowden. Other survivors include Brian Marshall and Marc Hanson, Jim and Sherry Bowden, and several nieces and nephews.

There will be a funeral service held at Fox Funeral Home, Chincoteague, Saturday, Feb. 12, 2022, at 1 p.m. Family and friends are welcome.

Local Arrangements are by Fox Funeral Home, Chincoteague.

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