Farm Animals 19

James E Lowman

January 9, 1940 ~ December 30, 2019 (age 79)


James was born on January 9, 1940 in Dalton, Georgia, to parents James Martin Lowman & Arminda Floyd Lowman. He passed away peacefully after a two-year battle with cancer on December 30, 2019

James was preceded in death by his parents Jim Lowman & Arminda Barnes, aka “Dad Lowman & Momma Barnes”; Step-Father Homer Barnes & Step-Mother Mildred Lowman.  James was also preceded in death by his Step-Nephew Kerry Seifert.

James is survived by: his stepdaughter Karen (Tim) Hutchens; his granddaughters Bree Hutchens D'Ottavio and Kelsey (Michael) Hutchens; one great-grandson, Tyce D'Ottavio; his aunt, Bobbie Floyd Allen of Calhoun, GA; his niece Susan (Sam) Schlehuber; his nephew Lawrence (Shelley) Seifert; and many great- and great-great nieces and nephews.

He is survived by: his aunt, Bobbie Floyd Allen of Calhoun, Georgia; along with ten cousins & many second-cousins.  Step-Sister Evelyn Seifert, Dallas, Texas. Step-Daughter Karen & husband Tim Hutchens,  Granddaughters Bree Hutchens D’Ottavio & Kelsey Hutchens Elliott & husband Michael.  One Great Grandson, Tyce D’Ottavio, all of Midlothian, Texas.  Nephew Lawrence & wife Shelley Seifert. Niece Susan & husband Sam Schlehuber.  Along with many great- and great-great nephews and nieces.

James was an accountant by education, a hard worker, a good friend and reliable neighbor. He was an avid reader, a collector or many things, and a master of many things including gardening, photography and coin collecting. He raised Simmental cattle on his Buzzard Cross Ranch (Prairieville, TX) and in later years was very involved in Horse Racing, taking an ownership position in several race horses.

A Memorial Service is planned for Saturday, January 11, 2020 at 10:00am at the Laurel Oaks Funeral Home, 12649 Lake June Road, Mesquite, Texas 75180 (972) 288-4663

In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations in memory of James E. Lowman be made to:

Graceful Arms Senior Living

1415 Big Stone Gap Road

Duncanville, Texas 75137


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Memorial Service
January 11, 2020

10:00 AM
Laurel Oaks Funeral Home
12649 Lake June Rd.
Mesquite, Texas 75180


Graceful Arms Senior Living
1415 Big Stone Gap Road, Duncanville TX 75137
Tel: 1-469-297-0430

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