Funeral services for Mr. Jimmy Bowles, 62, of Gainesboro,
Tennessee, will be held at 11 A.M. on Wednesday, January 3,
at the Gainesboro First United Methodist Church. The family
has chosen cremation.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 6 – 9 P.M. at
Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home. The body will lie
in state at the church on Wednesday from 10 A.M. until time of
Mr. Bowles passed away on Friday, December 29, 2006, at
Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee.
He was born August 11, 1944, in Memphis, TN, to the late
James Corum Bowles and Janey Denton Bowles. On
September 21, 1968, he was married to Kathryn Jane
Shropshire Bowles, who survives.
Mr. Bowles was a retired meat cutter. He was a member of the
United Methodist Church, and served in the U.S. Navy
during the Vietnam era.
Survivors include his wife: Kathryn Jane Shropshire Bowles
of Gainesboro, TN; 5 Daughters: Beth (Wayne) Hall of
Gallatin, TN; Jennifer (Steve) Gardner of San Bernardino, CA;
JoJo (Clint) Young of Gainesboro, TN; Christy Brewington of
Granville, TN; and Mimi Toomey of Monticello, Utah; and 10
Grandchildren: Scott Toomey, Chantelle Toomey, Justin Hall,
Haley Link, Jennifer Toomey, Caleb Hall, Kit Young, Courtney
Gardner, Brandon Boop, and Corey Gardner.
Rev. Wm. Russell Cain will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the
Gainesboro First United Methodist Church or to Tennessee
Organ Donor Services.
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