Joyce Frances Bowles
February 27, 1935 – April 16, 2009. Joyce Frances Bowles was born in Cleveland, Ohio in 1935 and moved to Phoenix with her family when she was very young. Growing up in South Phoenix, she excelled in sports and grew up to serve in the United States Marine Corps. She loved life, music, her children, and especially her husband Jack. She was a caring, unselfish, loving mother and a solid shoulder for friends and family. She loved her backyard in Phoenix with the turtles, birds, and trees. Everyone she touched, from strangers to family, felt her warmth and delightful personality. She will be deeply missed by all. There will be a visitation at Whitney and Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Rd., Phoenix, on Monday, April 20th at 2:00 P.M. with services at 3:00 P.M.