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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.