Funeral services for Mr. James “Jim” Nowak, 66, of
Gainesboro, Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Wednesday,
August 7, 2013, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home in Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Byers
Cemetery in the Center Grove community of Jackson County,
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 5 P.M. – 8 P.
M., and Wednesday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
He passed away on Thursday, August 1, 2013, at his
He was born May 5, 1947, in Baltimore, Maryland, to the late
Adam Nowak and Carmella Nowak. He was married to
Brenda Dyer Nowak. He was retired from the military and
General Motors. He was of the Catholic faith, and served in the
U.S. Navy during the Vietnam era, and in the reserves in Iraq.
Survivors include his Wife: Brenda Dyer Nowak of
Gainesboro, TN; 1 Daughter: Carmella Lorraine Nowak of
Gainesboro, TN; 1 Brother: Joseph (Shannon) Nowak of
Maryland; and 4 Sisters: Mary Ann (Larry) Schwarzmann of
New Jersey, Victoria Lafalse of Florida, Angelia (Scott) Engle of
Maryland, and Joan (Rick) Sharesky of Maryland. Several
nieces and nephews also survive.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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