James A. “Bo” Fowler, 79, of Fayetteville, passed away on Wednesday (Feb. 5, 2020) at Huntsville Hospital. Jimmie was born on Dec. 13, 1940 in Clarke County, Va., to the late Gilbert Harry and Dorothy Longerbeam Fowler. He worked for Boeing and retired from Lockheed Martin with the space program where he received the highest honor given to a civilian, The Snoopy Award, and also his license to drive the Lunar Rover Moon Vehicle. He was a veteran of the United States Army, serving in the 36th Infantry. He was a member of Coldwater Methodist Church, the Andrew Jackson Masonic Lodge #68, the Al Menah Shiners and the Elks Lodge #1792. Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Judy Griffith Fowler; daughter, Kathy Fowler of Fayetteville; brother, Phil (Bonnie) Fowler of Berryville, Va.; several nieces and nephews; and host of wonderful friends. In addition to his parents, he was proceeded in death by two brothers, Gilbert Fowler and Keith Fowler. Funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m., on Sunday, Feb. 9, at Coldwater Methodist Church with the Rev. Daniel Meaker officiating. Burial will follow in Carter Hills Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be held on Sunday from 1 p.m. until time of service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Coldwater United Methodist Church, 618 Old Railroad Bed Road, Fayetteville, TN 37334. Higgins Funeral Home is honored to serve the family.

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