Funeral  services  for  Mr. James  Ralph  Bowman,  74,  of
Gainesboro,  Tennessee,  will  be  held  at  2  P.M.  on Sunday,
September 2, 2007,  at  Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home  in  Gainesboro,  TN.   Burial   will   follow   in  the  Pharris
Cemetery in the McCoinsville community of Jackson County.

The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Saturday  from  1  P. M. –
9 P.M., and Sunday from 11 A.M. until time of services.

Mr. Bowman passed away on Thursday, August 30, 2007, at his
residence in Gainesboro, TN.

He was born March 3, 1933, in Jackson County,  TN,  to  the
late
Edd Lee and Maude Huff Bowman. On April 3, 1974, he
was  married  to  
Llean  M.  Bowman,  who  survives.  He  was
retired  from  Nielsen  Moulding,   and   was  a  member   of  the
Dudneys Hill Church of Christ.

In  addition  to  his  parents,  he was preceded in death by  
1
Infant Sister
; and 1 Daughter: Melissa Bowman.

Survivors     include     
his    wife:    Llean   M.   Bowman   of
Gainesboro, TN;  
1  Son: Jimmy R. Bowman of Gainesboro, TN;
4 Daughters: Pat Poston of Cookeville, TN, Jo Ann Bowman  of
Gainesboro, TN, Kathy Burgess of Gainesboro, TN,  and Sandy
Comparato of South Lake, TX;  
2  Grandsons:  Blake  Bowman
and  Scott Wilson;   
2   Half  –  Brothers:   Kenny  Bowman   of
Alabama, and Mike Bowman of Livingston, TN;   and   
1   Half –
Sister:
Angelia Bowman of Gainesboro, TN.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.

In  lieu  of  flowers,  memorial  donations may be made to the
James Ralph Bowman Family  by  contacting  Anderson - Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home.
© 2007 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home