Londa Ann (Neatherlin) Bowlin
Londa Ann (Neatherlin) Bowlin, age 68, of Sweetwater, passed away on Thursday, June 5, 2014 at her residence. As per her wishes, her body will be cremated. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, June 9, 2014 at Lamar Street Baptist Church with Rev. Clay Jacobson and Dale Finch officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home. Londa was born on Nov. 29, 1945, in Odessa to P.M. and Estalee (Drake) Neatherlin. She married Edward (Eddie) Ashford on Jan. 27, 1962. She was a member of Lamar Street Baptist Church. She worked at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital as an admissions clerk. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Her grandchildren and great-grandchildren were her pride and joy. She is survived by two daughters, Sherri Brazelton and husband David of Sweetwater and Tammie Newman and husband Mark of Austin; one son, David Ashford of Sweetwater; two brothers, Gwin Neatherlin and wife Debbie of Springtown and Coy Neatherlin of Abilene; one sister, Rhonda McMillian and husband Clyde of Lakeland, Florida; four grandchildren, Mallory Ashford, Jaxon Ashford, Ashley Rich and Stephanie Sager; four step grandchildren, Melissa Newman, Dillon Newman, Ronnie Beth Alvarez and Blue Brazelton; and seven great-grandchildren, Raenee Rich, Buster Sager, Sierra Deleon, Syrus Alvarez, Bailey Sager, Brianna Sager and one on the way, River Rich. Also surviving her is a nephew and numerous nieces and many friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, P.M. and Estalee Neatherlin; one sister; and husband, Edward (Eddie) Ashford. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Lamar Street Baptist Church Music Department, 513 Lamar, Sweetwater, Texas 79556.