Eddie Stephen (Stevie) Bowles 58, of Bedford County passed away peacefully after a long battle with Covid 19, on January 3, 2023. He was born on April 26, 1964. He was preceded in death by his father, John Perry Bowles, an infant sister, Donna Denise Bowles, brother, Reginald Perry (Reggie) Bowles, special uncles, Ronald Gray and Michael Bowles and Brother-In-Law, Doug Bonds.
Surviving are his mother, Lovelene Eloise Semones and husband, William L. of Roanoke, Va, sisters, Pam G. Bonds of Vinton and Sandra R. Bowles of Nashville, Tennessee, step brother, Michael R. Semones of Murfreesboro, Tennessee and significant other, Pam Leftwich (soul mate) and extended family, Ken and Linda (mom and dad), and children, Brian Leftwich (Rachel), Brooke Smith (Chris), and Brittany Spencer (Waylon), and his fur babies, Bear, Jake, Sadie and Deeks.
He was employed by the Town of Vinton as an equipment operator. He loved riding motorcycles, he loved animals, was an expert mechanic, and enjoyed listening to country music.
Special recognition to Lee Lovern, Ronald Morris, Jill Acker, Brittany Spencer and Loretta Gray. Special thanks to the staff on Unit 2 and the Physical Therapy and Rehab Department at Berkshire Rehab and Nursing Home in Vinton. The family wishes to express our thanks and appreciation to family, friends and co- workers for all the support given and shown.