October 08, 2020

Dewey Bolling Jr. was born October 23, 1934, in Wise, Virginia to the late Dewey and Alvestia “Alverta” (nee Stadham) Bolling. In addition to his parents, Dewey was preceded in death by his brothers Cecil and Kenneth, sister Irene and daughter Deborah Bolling Deboard.

Dewey Bolling Jr., went home to be with the Lord on September 7, 2020, at the age of 85. He left behind his wife, Brenda (nee Hill) Bolling, daughter Tresa Gossett and step-daughter Tamara Greear, grandchildren, Dana Jackson, Richard “R.J.” Stanfield, Brandy Sowards, Robert “Beau” Williams (Samantha), Dominique Renn (Justin) and step-grandaughter, Michole; great-grandchildren, Dewey Jackson, Brianna Hayslip (Chad), Zackary Jackson, Autumn Sowards, Aurora Williams Brodey Williams, Reed Renn, Waylon Renn, Wolfgang Renn and great-great grandchildren, Braedin, Cooper and Rowan Hayslip; son-in-Law, Jimmy Deboard, sister, Violet (Donald) Tharpe and many neices, nephews, family and friends.

Dewey was a proud military man serving his country for 33 year and 3 months in the United States Army and Army Reserve and retired from the Department of Defense. He was an avid fisherman and lover of all animals. In his early years he played softball and was passionate about coaching his team of players. He loved playing cards and cutting up with his family. Dewey gave his life to the Lord and attended church at the Cowboy Up Ministry in Valrico, Florida. He was a wonderful father and a great provider and will be missed by so many.

Graveside service, with military honors were held Monday, September 14, at the Tate Township Cemetery, Bethel.

Memorials may be made in Dewey’s name to the Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Cincinnati.

E.C. Nurre Funeral Home, Bethel is serving the family.