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“What a great person. Fly high, Jim. ”
1 of 15 | Posted by: Jan Lucik - Savannah, GA

“Our deepest sympathies in Jim's passing. He and my Dad were good buddies and enjoyed visiting each other while at the Laurels. It gives us comfort...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: Ola and Ann Cremeans

“Extending our sincere sympathy and friendship. We will never forget Jim helping us through a difficult time in our life. Wishing you comfort and...Read More »
3 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry to hear of Jim's passing- lots of great memories going back to good ol Glouster High-Lots of good time boating on Burr Oak Lake as kids-May...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Caolyn Hunter Roof - Pickerington, OH

“Sorry for your loss ”
5 of 15 | Posted by: EJ Barrett - Port Charlotte, FL

“When Jim and I met through OFDA we made an instant connection because he and my father were best friends at CCMS. He always wanted updates on my...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Dawn Scott - Portsmouth, OH

“My sincere condolences to Jim's family. He was a great guy. My best to all of you going forward at this difficult time. ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Dan Tobias - Dayton, OH

“Sorry for your loss ”
8 of 15 | Posted by: Kirt Ward - Wellston, OH

“Very sorry to hear the sad news...Fondly remembering Jim and the good times had on OFDA trips so many years ago. ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: Jim and Pam Bayliff - Tipp City, OH

“Jim, I always thought of you as my best friend while attending CCMS. When you and I would cross paths later in our lives, it always felt like the ...Read More »
10 of 15 | Posted by: Ralph Scott - Portsmouth, OH

“My condolences to the Blower family. Jim was an inspiration to me as I worked through my career in the funeral industry. Tom Fleming ”
11 of 15 | Posted by: Tom Fleming - Jefferson, OH

“Our sincere condolences on the passing of your loved one, James Blower. May peace be with you.Sincerely,Cullen and Kellie Rutter ”
12 of 15 | Posted by: Kellie Rutter - Union Furnace, OH

“May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Winifred Patterson - Columbus, OH

“Sorry to hear of the passing of Jim, Jan and I lived beside him for several years, Jim was so kind and giving, he was always helping someone along...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Jan & Jim Bernosky - Gahanna, OH

“To Bill, Jami, Dixie and Judy, all of you I know. What a great guy Jim was; a great friend of mine for a long time. We haven't communicated for a...Read More »
15 of 15 | Posted by: Dan Stevens - Naples, FL


JAMES NELSON BLOWER of Athens, OH died April 28, 2018 at the age of 77. He began and ended his career as a funeral director in Columbus working for the Rutherford Funeral Home. He had owned and operated the James N. Blower Funeral Home in McArthur and Wellston, Hughes-Blower Funeral Home in Athens, Rawlings-Coats-Blower Funeral Home in Middleport, and the White-Blower Funeral Home in Coolville and Belpre. A graduate of the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science, he was a member of the National Funeral Directors Association and the Ohio Funeral Directors Association, where he served as president in 1987.