March 12, 2020

Arnold Jimmy Bowman, 86, went to meet his wife, Dorothy in Heaven on Wednesday, March 11, 2020.

He was a wounded Korean War Veteran and a minister of the Lord, preaching the gospel around the area for many years.

He was employed at Norton Community Hospital for over 30 years and also served as Union President for several years. He was full of love and laughter to those who knew him.

He leaves behind three sons, Dale Bowman of Wise, Steve Bowman of Wise and Greg Bowman and wife Adina of Kingsport, TN; four grandchildren, Joshua Bowman of Wise, Lindsay Habedank and husband Joseph of Nashville, TN, Danielle Eldridge and husband Buck of Winston-Salem, NC and Taylor Bowman Clay and Chris Clay of Clintwood; two great-grandchildren, Julianne and Chloe; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Arrangements for Jimmy Bowman are incomplete at this time and will be announced at a later date. Please visit to leave online condolences for the family and an update on the services.

Sturgill Funeral Home in Wise is in charge of arrangements.