Originally created 09/25/01

Mr. James McDowell



AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mr. James Manley McDowell, 84, of Harding Road, died Saturday, September 22, 2001, in the Hospice Ward of the Uptown Veterans Hospital. Graveside services will be Wednesday at 11 a.m. at West View Cemetery with the Rev. Sherrill Dunn officiating. Mr. McDowell was born March 8, 1917, in Augusta. He was the son of the late William Manley and Hattie Garner McDowell. He was a member of Curtis Baptist Church. He was an Army Veteran of World War II, seeing service in Europe. He was a member of the American Legion. Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Vera M. McDowell; several nieces, a great-nephew, Donald Jay Tilton of North Augusta and his wife, Janet Tilton. The family will receive friends today from 5 until 7 p.m. at the Poteet Funeral Home, 529 Greene Street. Poteet Funeral Home, 529 Greene Street.

The Augusta Chronicle-September 25, 2001