William Dwain Bowden, 70, of Monticello, passed away on March, 28, 2020 at UAMS in Little Rock.

He was born on September 12, 1949, in Lake Village to the late Jesse and Marian Cotham Bowden of Arkansas City.

Mr. Bowden was a retired operator in the powerhouse for Clearwater Paper Corporation where he worked for 34 years. He was a Baptist.

Along with his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, Lynn Bowden of Vidalia, Louisiana.

Survivors include his wife of 15 years, Joan Williams Bowden of Monticello; three daughters Randi Dodson of Monticello, Monica Tippett (Larry) of Jonesboro, and Marla Wells (Peewee) of Monticello; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

A private family graveside service will be held on Saturday, April, 4 at Oakland Cemetery, in Monticello.