More detail on this person: Jim was born May
17, 1942 in Bott, Maryland, the son of James
Franklin Bowden, Sr. and Laura Belle Bowden
Hatfield. He was the proud owner of the Roadrunner
convenience store in Idabel. He was also a Vietnam
veteran and was a helicopter pilot in the First
Calvary Division ofthe United States Army. He was
also a helicopter pilot for Weyerhaeuser Lumber
Company, DeQueen, Arkansas.
Memorial donations may be sent to the Wounded Warrior Project, either online or to PO Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675.
Jim was preceded in death by his loving wife, Linda Faye Salter Bowden, his brother, Ronald Bowden and niece Victoria Bowden Hinton. He leaves to cherish his memory, daughters, Lora Leigh Bowden Whitehead and her husband, Kyle; Deana Lynn Bowden Moss and her husband, Lowell; grandchildren, Austin Keith Whitehead; Kyleigh Elizabeth Whitehead; Allen Moss; Jordan Gilbert Moss; granddog, Mylea Bleu; his sister, Bonnie
Hatfield Millward and her husband, Harry; nieces, Lauren Millward Straub; Beth Millward Lamkin; nephews, Andrew Millward; Nicholas Millward; many loving Salter family members of Alabama, and his loving Roadrunner family.
This information was last updated 05/18/2016
Please send additions or corrections to: HQ@vhpa.org VHPA Headquarters
Return to the Helicopter Pilot DAT name list
Return to VHPA web site
Date posted on this site: 11/02/2023
Copyright © 1998 - 2023 Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association