Fred Bowick,Jr. “Shaggy Dog” passed away July 27, 2021. He was born July 31, 1955, in Clayton, Alabama to the union of Lucille Farrey-Bowick and Fred Bowick, Sr.
He is preceded in death by his mother Lucille Farrey-Bowick
He is survived by his father; Fred Bowick, Sr.; brothers, Layman Bowick, Marlon Bowick, Fred Bowick (Crystal), Joseph Bowick; sister, Yvonne Bowick; former wife, Valarie Fann; sons, Marquette Bowick, Fred Bowick III; daughters, Darchell Smith, Marquita Bowick; 10 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and relatives
Fred Bowick, Jr. was a lifetime resident of Akron, Ohio. He graduated from South High School in 1973. Fred worked serving the community for over 40 years. He worked for Akron Public Schools, the city of Akron as a maintenance worker and retired from Metro RTA with 22 years of service.