Daniel David Dowling, 54, of Hoboken, passed away Sunday evening, September 12, 2021, at Memorial Satilla Health in Waycross following a short illness.
Born March 14, 1967 in Brunswick, he was a son of the late Daniel Ellis Dowling Jr. and Marlene Todd Dowling. He lived most of his life in Pierce County and was a 1985 graduate of Pierce County High School. He served in the U.S. Army as a medical records technician and played on the Fort Gordon Post Softball Team.
He worked for the Federal Corrections Institution in Jesup as a medical records technician before becoming a small business owner. He owned Dave’s Golf World, Mannco Awards, PakMail, and Escape Quest in Waycross. He also was a licensed insurance agent for Farmers Insurance.
He was a member of Deenwood Baptist Church and a former member of the Waycross Exchange Club.
Survivors include his wife, Ronda Dowling, Hoboken; three children, Shane Dowling (wife Desiree) and Todd Dowling (wife Rachel), both of Waycross, Kirsten Williams (husband Zachary), Augusta; two step-daughters, Jadison Johns (husband Thomas), Callahan, FL and Sky Steedley (husband Remington), Anchorage, AK; three grandchildren and another expected soon, Aubrey Dowling, Ethan Dowling and Blakely Dowling, all of Waycross; brother, Steve Dowling (wife Samantha), Jesup; step-mother, Sue Peacock Dowling, Blackshear; two step-sisters, Pamela Thomas (husband Michael), Blackshear and Mandy Thrift (husband Justin), Waycross; mother-in-law, Kathryn Altman, Hoboken and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, at the funeral home.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, Sept. 17, from the Deenwood Baptist Church in Waycross.
Sympathy may be expressed by signing online at www.hartfh.com.
Hart Funeral Home of Blackshear is in charge of arrangements.