James W. "Jim" Dowell

James W. "Jim" Dowell, 71, of Vine Grove, formerly of Lodiburg, passed away Monday, Jan. 21, 2013.

Jim was a proud brother of the Masonic lodge for 43 years. He also was an active member of the Kentucky Wheels Bike Club. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle, deer hunting and a lifelong profession of truck driving.

He is survived by eight children, Tina Mosley, Tim Dowell, Tonya Loyless, Pam Dowell, Gene Dowell, Jason Dowell, Brian Breeding and Kevin Dowell; seven grandchildren; seven siblings; countless close friends; and a special friend, Pat Dowell Nickerson.

The funeral is at noon EST Saturday, Jan. 26, at Alexander Funeral Home in Irvington. A graveside service follows in Walnut Grove Cemetery in Lodiburg.

Visitation is from 4 to 9 p.m. EST Friday and continues from 8 a.m. to noon EST Saturday at the funeral home.

Funeral Home

509 SPRING STREET  Irvington, KY 40146
(270) 547-2712
Published in The News-Enterprise on Jan. 25, 2013