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James Aka Jim Nowlin Jr.


1955 - 2019 Obituary Condolences
James Aka Jim Nowlin Jr. Obituary
James W. Nowlin Jr.
1955-2019
James "Jim" W. Nowlin Jr., a longtime resident of Houston, TX passed away at the age of 63 on January 8, 2019 after a courageous battle with leukemia. Jim is survived by his sister Suzanne Coleman, his nephews Chris, Chad, and Clint Coleman and Tommy Nowlin. He is preceeded in death by his brother Thomas Nowlin, Brother in law Henry Paul Coleman Jr. and his parents James and Molena Nowlin.
Jim was born in Houston, TX on February 5, 1955 to a loving family. As a Tugboat Engineer, Jim traveled extensively and made many lifelong friends along the way. Jim had many interests and was a 'Jack of all Trades'. Jim had a passion for cooking like no other and spent countless hours in the kitchen. He took a great interest in fine jewelry and learned the trade as if it was his own, often doing more for others than for himself. Jim also loved to listen to live music and connected with his many friends as well as traveled as often as he could. Jim adored and doted on family including his many grandchildren he loved as his own. He will be remembered for his courage, friendship, love of food and his sense of humor. Jim was passionate about connecting with people whether it was on the phone or in person he always enjoyed the company of his friends and family.
Memorial Service
Friday, January 18th, 2019
10:00am
Second Baptist Church
6400 Woodway Dr, Houston, TX 77057

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in James Nowlin's name to the Second Baptist Church Missions Ministry.
Published in Houston Chronicle on Jan. 12, 2019
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