Wilma Joyce Bowling Bee, age 76 of the Mountain View Community in Robbins, Tennessee passed away on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at the Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge, TN. Born in Scott County, TN on March 13, 1943, she was the daughter of the late Sampson and Watsie Smith Bowling. She was a member of Black Creek Crossroads Missionary Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Rhonda Jo Bee; her husband of 54 years, Russell Bee; brothers, Ralph, Lloyd Ray and Ross Bowling; infant sisters, Ester and Annie Bowling; and sister, Flonnie York.
Wilma is survived by her children, Vaughn Bee, Lisa Whorley and husband Martin; stepdaughter, Brenda Chambers and husband Roger; grandchildren, Carissa and Sherri Chambers, Ashley Hughett and husband Marvin, Trevor Bee, Brittany White and husband Andy, Martin L. Whorley and Major V.L. Whorley; sisters, Loretta Hamby and Elizabeth Lloyd; brother, Floyd Bowling and wife Wanda; sisters-in-law, Loreen Bowling and Kathern Bowling; along with great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends, all of which she loved dearly.
Friends may visit with the Bee family on Friday, June 28, 2019 from 6 p.m. until time of the funeral service at 8 p.m. in the chapel of West-Murley Funeral Home with Bro. Jerry Byrge officiating. Music will be provided by Victory Bluegrass.
Graveside service will be on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 1 p.m. in the Black Creek Crossroads Cemetery in Robbins, TN.
West-Murley Funeral Home is serving the family of Wilma Joyce Bowling Bee.