Robert A. Bowles, 87, died Friday, Sept. 20, 2013, at his residence in Indianapolis.
Survivors include his wife, Lynn Hammond Bowles; sons, Stephen, James and Mark Bowles; sister, Phyllis Thornberry; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; seven stepchildren; 23 step-
grandchildren; and two step-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia Reese Bowles; parents, Ben and Hazel Bowles; brother, Bill Bowles; and daughter, Ginny Lee Bowles.
A memorial service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday at University Heights United Methodist Church, 4002 Otterbein Ave., Indianapolis. Calling will be from 10 a.m. until service time at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to University Heights United Methodist Church.
Services are conducted by Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center.