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James E. "Brother Jimmy" Bowling
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Birth: Aug. 19, 1932
Boyd County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jul. 22, 2009
Boyd County
Kentucky, USA

Elder James E. (Brother Jimmy) Bowling, 76, of South Shore, formerly of Westwood, died Wednesday, July 22, 2009, at Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland. He was born Aug. 19, 1932, in Westwood, son of the late Lloyd Edward and Noldie Lowe Bowling. He was retired from Laborers Local No. 1445 in Catlettsburg; and was a U.S. Army veteran, where he served during the Korean Conflict. He was a 45-year member of the United Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Culley Higgins Bowling; and one sister, Nellie Hall.

Survivors include his wife, Beatrice Ruggles Bowling; one son, James L. Bowling of Ashland; three daughters and sons-in-law, Lisa and Richard Andre of Flatwoods, Janie and Frank Heaberlin of Paintsville and Rebecca and Andy Trout of Burlington, Ky.; four grandsons, David and Jimmy Bowling and Brandon and Timothy Trout; four granddaughters, Katie and Maggie Heaberlin, Heather Bowling and Danielle Stambaugh; one brother, Wayne Bowling of Catlettsburg; and three sisters, Martha Withrow of Ashland, Asenath Toney of Ashland and Delilah Hickman of Jackson, Ohio.

He also is survived by his extended family, Earl, Linda and Ammie Ruggles of Troutville, Va.; Loretta, Robert and Sara Patrick, Kim and Josh Weisel, Vicki, Jim and Amelia Roberson and Dylon Skog, all of Columbus, Ohio.

Funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Morton Funeral Home in South Shore with elders Arvil Murray Jr. and Clarence Thompson Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Dixon Cemetery in Westwood.

Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Community Hospice Care Center, 2330 Pollard Road, Ashland, Ky. 41101.
Source: Obituary
Daily Independent (Ashland, KY) 
Family links: 
  Lloyd Edward Bowling (1907 - 1977)
  Noldie Lowe Bowling (1913 - 1983)
  Culley A Bowling (1936 - 2000)
  Lesa Ann Bowling Andre (1955 - 2013)*
  Martha Jane Bowling Withrow (1928 - 2013)*
  Wayne H. Bowling (1931 - 2013)*
  James E. Bowling (1932 - 2009)
*Calculated relationship
Dixon Cemetery
Boyd County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Timeless
Record added: Jul 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39808224
James E. Brother Jimmy Bowling
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Sir...Thank you for your service to our country in the US Army during the Koren conflict...
- Timeless
 Added: Jul. 24, 2009

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