5/5/12 — James Bryant “B.B.” Bowden

Mr. James Bryant “B.B.” Bowden, age 67, of Tullahoma, passed away Monday at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville.

He is a native of Detroit, Michigan and is the son of the late Edward Bryant and Sarah McBride Bowden. In addition to his parents he is also preceded in death by his Step-mother, Ruby McEwen Armstrong.

Mr. Bowden was the retired owner of Fairview Enterprises and a member of Fresh Vision Church in Smyrna, TN.

He is survived by his wife, Joyce Bowden of Tullahoma, sons, James “B” (Kim) Bowden of Tullahoma, Brett (Jill) Bowden of Murfreesboro, Brother, Johnny (Jeannie) Bowden of Tullahoma, sister, Linda (Fred) Bahney of Houston, TX, Grandchildren, Kymber (Dusty) McPherson of Fayetville, Zackary and Holly Bowden of Murfreesboro, Broc Bowden of Tullahoma, Great Grandchildren, Kayleigh and Carson McPherson, and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation with the family will be Saturday, from 11:00AM until 1:00PM at the Tullahoma Funeral Home.

Services will be conducted Saturday at 1:00PM in the Tullahoma Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Derek Purser and Bro. Jack Hice.

The family request that donations be made to the widow or a charity of one’s choice.

Tullahoma Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.