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James G. Bowles
April 17, 1950 ~ December 13, 2023 (age 73) 73 Years Old
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James Bowles Obituary
James G Bowles, 73, of Chincoteague Island, Virginia, passed away on December 13, 2023, at his home surrounded by his loved ones. Jim was born on April 17th, 1950 to the late Julian and Jean Felty Bowles of Roanoke, Virginia. Jim was predeceased by both of his parents, his sister Rebecca Layman and his brother Dale Bowles, both of Roanoke, Virginia.
Jim is survived by his wife of 27 years, La Raine L. Bowles,
a son, Jonathan Bowles of Chesapeake, Va., a daughter, Laura Hackney of New Port News, Va., and a stepdaughter, Crystal Fisher of Chincoteague Island, Va. and five grandchildren. Jim is also survived by his faithful companion, Jessie James.
Jim was a retired Postal worker and a retired Master Sergeant in the Air Force Reserves and for several years after retirement worked at Wallops Island Supply Company.
Jim was also a member of Accomack Lodge # 243 Chincoteague Island, Va.
Memorial service will be held on Dec. 20th, 2023, at 02:00 pm at the Masonic Lodge #243 in Chincoteague, Va.
In lieu of flowers donations made in memory of James can be made to the Riverside Hospice Care of the Eastern Shore 23379 Commerce Dr. Accomac, VA 23301. Services entrusted to Salyer Funeral Home, Inc. on Chincoteague Island, Va. Condolences may be made online at www.salyerfh.com.