James (Jim) Bowden

May 17, 1945 ~ June 26, 2018 (age 73)

James (Jim) Bowden


Funeral services will be at 2:00 PM Thursday June 28, 2018 at Glencoe Hokes Bluff Chapel for James (Jim) Bowden, age, 73, of Gadsden, who passed away on June 26, 2018. Rev. Donald Douthit will officiate.  Burial will follow at Mountain View Cemetery.   Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Funeral Home and Cemetery is in charge of services.


James served in the Army in the National Security Agency and was the owner of Jim Bowden Electric. He attended Webster’s Chapel Methodist Church.  He was a pilot and enjoyed flying his airplane.


He is survived by his loving wife of 44 years Judy Bowden, daughter: Angie Urso, son: Greg Urso, four grandchildren, sisters: Jean Fendley-Corbin, Sybil Peterson, brother: Mike Bowden, several nieces and nephews, best friends: Rick Street, Tom Bade, and Rick Acray.


Pallbearers will be family, friends, and Gadsden Airport Employees.


The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 1 to 2 PM.


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