James W. Bowen, 50 of Lampasas, TX died August 29, 2016 at Arlington Memorial Hospital. James was born January 11, 1966 in Grapevine, TX the son of Oscar Frank and Janice (Brice) Frank. He worked as a pipefitter all over for large companies. He was a welder, certified in med gas. Supervisors requested they send James because his work was done right. He enjoyed being outdoors and hunting. His family was very important to him.
Survivors include his wife, Karen Sewell; two daughters, Jennifer Shaw and Jessica McKinney; a son, James Bowen; granddaughters, Kaylee Shaw, Corra McKinney, Lily Sewell; his father, Oscar Frank; sisters, Jana Thomas and Missy Wessling; brother, Oscar Frank Jr. and step-son, Roy Sewell. James was preceded in death by his mother, Janice.
A memorial service for James W. Bowen will be held on Saturday, September 3, at 3pm at Sneed Funeral Chapel. James’ body will be cremated.