Macon County Chronicle

Jamie Lowhorn, 66

Jamie Lowhorn, age 66 of Lafayette, Tennessee passed away early Monday morning, August 22, 2011 at his residence. Funeral services for Jamie Lowhorn were conducted on Wednesday at 2 p.m. from the chapel of the Alexander Funeral Home with Elder J. B. Shoulders officiating.

Interment followed in the Macon County Memorial Gardens. Jamie’s request was that any memorials take the form of donations to his grandchildren’s scholarship fund. These can be made at the funeral home or at any branch of Macon Bank & Trust. He was a veteran serving in the Navy during the Vietnam War from 1968 until 1970. After returning home Jamie married the love of his life, the former Shelia Diana Patterson on December 2, 1970. They shared forty wonderful years together and have raised two sons, Timmy and Torey; Shelia survives. Jamie was a proud husband, father, and grandfather; his family was everything to him. Sitting on the bank fishing with his sons and grandkids by his side, made Jamie’s day. The family also enjoyed going camping together and did so for the last several years. Jamie was a collector of Die Cast Antique Cars and had accumulated a large selection. He was a member of the Jubilee Worship Center.  Jamie had worked for Tuck’s Building Supply for forty years, before retiring in January of this year, due to his health. He enjoyed meeting the public and helping customers with the supplies they needed. You seldom saw Jamie when he didn’t have a smile on his face or something funny to say. Jamie will be greatly missed by his family and all those who knew and loved him. He is survived by; Wife, Shelia Lowhorn, Sons, Timmy (Rhonda) Lowhorn, and Torey Lowhorn, Grandsons, Tanner & Ty Lowhorn all of Lafayette, TN, Sisters, Louise Pedigo of Ohio, Linda Copass of Hermitage Springs, TN, Margaret Reid, Gay Lowhorn, and Shirley (David) Sewell all of Lafayette, TN, Brothers, Johnny (Judy) Lowhorn, Ricky Lowhorn all of Lafayette, TN.