James R Lowery (1954 - 2008)

A photo of James R Lowery
James R Lowery
1954 - 2008
updated February 06, 2019
James R Lowery was born on May 6, 1954. He died on October 9, 2008 at 54 years old. We know that James R Lowery had been residing in Pall Mall, Fentress County, Tennessee.

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

James R Lowery Biography

With today's technology we are able to write and share our own history which lasts forever online. Our ancestors never had a chance to document their lives. This biography is dedicated to memorialize the life of James Lowery, honor his ancestry & genealogy, and his immediate Lowery family.

Most Commonly Known Name

James R Lowery

First name

James

Middle name

R

Last Name(s)

Nickname(s) or aliases

Gender

Male

Birth

James Lowery was born on

Death

James Lowery died on

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for James.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of James R Lowery?

Obituary

Unknown.

Ethnicity & Lineage

What is James's ethnicity and where did his parents, grandparents & great-grandparents come from?

Nationality & Locations Lived

Unknown.

Religion

Unknown. Was James a religious man?

Last Known Residence

Pall Mall, Fentress County, Tennessee

Education

Did James finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did James attend?

Professions

Share what James did for a living or if he had a career or profession.

Personal Life & Organizations

Share some highlights of James's personal life & organizations in which they participated.

Military Service

Did James serve in the military or did a war or conflict interfere with his life?

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Looking for a different James Lowery?
View other bios of people named James Loweries
Back to Top

James R Lowery Family Tree

James's immediate relatives including parents, siblings, partnerships and children in the Lowery family tree.

James's Family

Add a parent
Add a parent
James R Lowery
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

Friends:

Click to add friends & family.

Share Memories about James

What do you remember about James R Lowery? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that James is remembered.

James Lowery Obituary

This obit of James R Lowery is maintained by James's followers. Contribute to her obituary and include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

James R Lowery died on October 9, 2008 at 54 years of age. He was born on May 6, 1954. We have no information about James's surviving family. We know that James R Lowery had been residing in Pall Mall, Fentress County, Tennessee.
Followers & Sources
Other Records of James R Lowery

1954 - 2008 World Events

Refresh this page to see various historical events that occurred during James's lifetime

In 1954, in the year that James R Lowery was born, on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

In 1965, James was only 11 years old when from August 11 to 16, riots broke out in Watts, a Black section of Los Angeles. An allegedly drunk African-American driver was stopped by LA police and, after a fight, police brutality was alleged - and the riots began. 34 people died in the rioting and over $40 million in property damage occurred. The National Guard was called in to help the LA police quell rioting.

In 1978, he was 24 years old when on November 18th, Jim Jones's Peoples Temple followers committed mass suicide in Jonestown, Guyana - where they had moved, from San Francisco, as a group. Jones was the leader of the cult and ordered his followers to drink cyanide-laced punch, which they did. Whole families (women and children included) died - more than 900 people in all.

In 1989, James was 35 years old when on March 24th, the Exxon Valdez, an oil tanker, struck a reef in Alaska's Prince William Sound and oil began spilling out of the hold. The oil would eventually contaminate more than a thousand miles of coastline. It is estimated that over 10.8 million gallons of crude oil spilled into the Sound - killing 100,000 to 250,000 seabirds, over 2,800 sea otters, about 12 river otters, 300 harbor seals, 247 bald eagles, and 22 orcas - as well as an unknown number of salmon and herring.

In 1990, James was 36 years old when on April 24th, the Hubble telescope was launched into space after long delays due to the Challenger explosion. An optical flaw was found within weeks of launch but was fixed within three years. The discoveries made possible by the Hubble have contributed to scientists' understanding of the universe.

Other Biographies

Other James Loweries

James Harold Lowery
Died: Aug 24, 1943
James Lowery
Died: Apr 9, 1917
James Lowery
Died: Jan 1, 1917
James Lowery
Died: Sep 16, 1916
James D Lowery
Born: around 1924
Alabama, United States
James D Lowery
Born: around 1924
Alabama, United States
James C Lowery
Born: around 1927
Tennessee, United States
James F Lowery
Born: around 1927
North Carolina, United States
James Lowery
Born: around 1927
Florida, United States
James L Lowery
Born: around 1915
Mississippi, United States
James T Lowery
Born: around 1913
Mississippi, United States
James E Lowery
Born: around 1926
Alabama, United States
James C Lowery
Born: around 1926
South Carolina, United States
James A Lowery
Born: around 1925
New Jersey, United States
James P Lowery
Born: around 1909
New Jersey, United States
James Lowery
Born: around 1924
New Jersey, United States
James H Lowery
Born: around 1909
California, United States
James C Lowery
Born: around 1921
California, Conscientious Objector, United States
James E Lowery
Born: around 1925
Texas, United States

Other Loweries

Ralph L Lowery
Jul 4, 1913 - July 1991
Robert Lowery
Oct 28, 1898 - November 1974
Century, Florida
James E Lowery
Jun 26, 1920 - January 1988
Columbus, GA
Ima Lowery
Oct 19, 1895 - August 1987
Milton, Florida
Kenneth W Lowery
Sep 27, 1955 - Nov 7, 1988
Baker, FL
Cecile F Lowery
Oct 28, 1918 - Apr 7, 1990
Warner Robins, GA
Harry Lowery
Dec 11, 1894 - September 1976
West Palm Beach, Florida
Eugene Lowery
Sep 11, 1889 - February 1975
Lake City, Florida
Juanita M Lowery
Jan 9, 1927 - Feb 8, 2002
Belvidere, IL
Nora Lowery
Feb 17, 1910 - April 1969
Tallahassee, Florida
Johnnie E Lowery
Aug 15, 1928 - Aug 18, 1993
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Fred Lowery
Jan 12, 1930 - Oct 5, 1998
Milton, FL
Donald A Lowery
Feb 27, 1931 - Dec 15, 1996
Pensacola, FL
Classie B Lowery
Jun 15, 1931 - October 1993
Carrabelle, FL
Gara Lowery
Jan 27, 1919 - Feb 29, 1992
Ocoee, FL
Elma P Lowery
Apr 5, 1931 - Feb 29, 2000
Eastman, GA
Mary L Lowery
Jan 21, 1898 - Feb 15, 1970
Milton, FL
Essie M Lowery
Nov 10, 1917 - Apr 30, 1997
Tallahassee, FL
Costella Lowery
Aug 7, 1935 - December 1980
Gladys Virginia Lowery
Sep 22, 1934 - Aug 24, 2009
Jacksonville, Florida

Other Bios

Marvin Lewis Davis
Mar 9, 1953 - Sep 11, 2010
Florida
Sam C Jones
Sep 10, 1958 - Jun 19, 2003
Stuart, FL
G J Blackshear
May 10, 1952 - Jun 15, 1990
Joseph A Ciccarelli
Jan 7, 1957 - Sep 12, 2006
Highland Falls, NY
Malcolm Eugene Harden
Jan 22, 1961 - Nov 9, 2010
FL
D Johnso
Nov 18, 1966 - August 1993
Lake Worth, FL
Vera Lowe
May 26, 1908 - August 1986
Florida
Ginger Domer
Mar 17, 1956 - July 1987
Jesse Williams
Jan 18, 1956 - Aug 18, 2005
Stuart, FL
Gloria J Lewis
Nov 24, 1955 - Mar 21, 2003
Dallas, TX
Rose W Ray
Feb 19, 1957 - Nov 19, 1987
David L Smith
Jun 30, 1954 - Sep 16, 1994
Joy Ann Jones
Dec 19, 1953 - Feb 22, 2011
Palm City, Florida
Edith Pressley
Aug 3, 1955 - February 1984
Martha A Jackson
Dec 18, 1951 - January 1989
Fort Pierce, FL
Shirley Ann Mendoza
Jul 24, 1956 - Jul 24, 2010
Okeechobee, Florida
Dessie M Davis
Apr 29, 1910 - Apr 19, 1993
Larry Warren
Jun 18, 1954 - September 1978
C Osby
Dec 24, 1955 - Sep 15, 1989
Medina, NY
Robert Vickers
Aug 21, 1957 - March 1986
Success Stories from Biographies like James R Lowery
I have to tell you a VERY special story about how AncientFaces helped to reunite our family. For 13 years, I have been searching for my grandmother's missing sister. She just disappeared from the family in the 1930s without a trace. No one ever knew where or when she died or where she was buried. My years of searching have just run into dead ends, so I had given up. Today, out-of-the-blue, a young lady called me and said that she had seen a photograph on AncientFaces and one of the women in the photo was her grandmother! Little did I know that she had left a small child behind when she died so young of TB. You can imagine our shock and excitement at finding each other and a whole new family that we never knew existed. We only live one state away from each other and very soon plan to have all family members meet to share our sides of "the story" and of course, many, many more picturesl AncientFaces...... without you, this family may never have been complete and Aunt Grace would have been lost to us forever. I hope you realize what a valuable service you provide and how grateful we are to have found you. Thank you!!!! -Lynda B.
I never knew my biological family. My family is my mother and father who raised me. But, as I got older I got curious about my heritage. It took me years of investigation to finally discover my parents’ names. Well, I get goosebumps just writing this, I have found my biological family because of AncientFaces. Yes!! I did a search for my [parents' names] and was shocked to find a photo of them on AncientFaces! I cannot tell you the feeling that came over me when I saw this photo - to see the faces of my biological parents…JUST LIKE THAT. I left a comment on the photo and you won’t believe this - the owner of the photo is MY SISTER!!! Yes, I have a LITTLE sister! It turns out my parents were too young when they had me and had to give me up. My little sister knew I existed and wanted to find me but had no way of doing it. Thanks to you I am meeting my little sister for the first time next month. GOD BLESS YOU ANCIENTFACES. -Anonymous
We have found our missing relative entirely thanks to AncientFaces. We have received a much clearer photo of Captain Grant from his Son. The picture we on AncientFaces is an old yellowed newspaper photo. I am attaching the new photo and ask that you take the old one out and put the new clear picture in its place. With our Canadian Remembrance Day here in 2 days - the timing could not be better. Thank You, AncientFaces. My long lost Aunt is now 86 years old and her Son and I are talking by phone and e-mails. Captain Grant was his Father and died in France in 1944 and is buried there. By posting pictures of the visit to his gravesite - we connected through one of his brothers. Amazing that our prayers have been answered. Thank you -Beth B.
I came home for lunch yesterday and decided to look at my email before going back to work. The weekly newsletter that I subscribe to from the Logan Family History Center had this message in it about AncientFaces. I clicked on the link and the first search I did was for Woodruff, and Mamie was the first picture that came up. I could hardly stand it. I was late getting back to work. I had to add comments and write to you. Thank you for noticing her in the store and for the website. I can't help but wonder how many other family pictures may have ended up in that store and why. I also can't help but feel that it was meant to be and that there is a purpose that this picture is coming home as you say. What are the chances of this all just happening? It's amazing that you even picked it up at the store and then went to all the extra effort to post it. It makes me feel as though you have been my friend forever. It certainly has given me a connection to you, and I have a love for what you do. I just can't tell you how excited I am. I can't even hold it in. -Cathy K., Utah
I have previously submitted several pictures of my grandfather August Zemidat. I have tried for many years to find anyone with that name, and I have searched many genealogy web sites to no avail. Recently I was contacted by someone who saw my pictures on AncientFaces who may well be a cousin. She also provided me with information that seems to indicate her grandparents were my grandfather’s siblings. Considering the many years I have been searching for the name Zemidat, I find this is absolutely amazing that I have finally found a family member. Thank you AncientFaces -Ron D.
I love AncientFaces, a while back I saw that you had labeled Garcia surname pictures. At the time I didn’t have all my family facts for my research. Anyway, I wandered into your site just to check it out AND NOW 1 YEAR LATER I received a picture from an 87 year old aunt and guess what you had this very same picture on your site!! (They were my great aunts and my great-grandmother!). Thank you… -Angela M.
I have loved AncientFaces since I first found it, it's the first thing I check when I turn on the computer. There was a time when even in the most modest households there were three cherished possessions, a family Bible. a family album and a fancy lamp. It was usual for the family to gather in the parlour, generally on Sunday and talk, tell stories of family and friends with the photos in the albums as illustration. Sadly in our modern electronic age we have fallen away from the oral tradition and interest in history has waned. I was quite shocked on the anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic to see so many comments from younger people who were surprised to learn that the Titanic wasn't just a movie. This is why AncientFaces is so important, to me it's the electronic age version of the oral tradition on a global scale and the sheer volume of people who follow, comment and contribute seems to prove the point. We are all grateful to you all for providing us with this wonderful site. - Arba M.