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Alex Bowden entered the arms of Jesus on Sunday, April 19, 2020 in the Women and Children’s Center in Columbia, MO.  He was anxiously awaited by his parents, Michael T. and Esther Boley Bowden.

Alex is survived by his parents; his grandparents, Leah Boley of Wyaconda, Mark and Robin Boley of Wyaconda, and Denny and Sharon Bowden of Revere; great grandparents: Ruth Ann Boley of Arbela, Grace Starbuck of Queen City, Karen Pickle of Kirksville, Debra Bowden of Charleston, SC and Rick and Kathy Bowden of Keokuk; aunts and uncles: Samuel (Meghan) Boley of Mt. Sterling, IA; Lydia, Joel, Nathanael, Deborah and Philip Boley; Zac (Christine) Pickle of Memphis, Jacob Haley of Macon, and Lindsey, Kaitlyn and Caleb Bowen all of Wyaconda; two cousins, Axl Boley and Dillon Pickle; as well as other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his great grandparents: Delbert Boley, Roy Starbuck and Scott Pickle and a sibling who was also received into the arms of Jesus in September of 2019.

Although his little footprints never touched the ground at all, they left a lasting impression on mommy and daddy’s hearts.

Due to the COVID-19 restrictions, graveside services for Alex will be private on Thursday, April 23, 2020 in the Combs Cemetery at Luray.

Friends may call on Thursday morning at Wilson Funeral Home in Kahoka.

Memorials may be made to Michael and Esther Bowden.

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