Joyce Ellen Wilkes Bowens, age 76, of Shelbyville formerly of Lowmansville died Sunday April 21, 2019 at her residence. She was born in Chesapeake Ohio to the late Claude and Margaret Grant Wilkes. On July 18, 1963 in South Point, Ohio she married David Bowens who preceded her in death February 8, 2012. Additionally preceding her in death is one daughter Patricia Bowen Castle on February 8, 2007. Survivors include two sons: David Bowens of Jeffersonville, Todd Bowens of Shelbyville; one brother: Bob Wilkes of Augusta GA; one sister: Joan Salem of Abilene TX; seven grandchildren and one great grandchild. Visitation is scheduled for 11 A.M. Sunday April 28, 2019 at the Preston Funeral Home with graveside funeral services to follow at 2 P.M. at the Highland Memorial Cemetery with Paul Wayne Browning officiating.
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