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James Edward Donowho

September 17, 1945 — October 14, 2022


James Edward Donowho

James Edward Donowho gained his wings on October 14, 2022 in San Angelo Tx.


He was born to Bill and Helen Donowho on September 17, 1945. He was a dedicated member of Sheffield Tx and the Mother Holmes Baptist church in Sheffield. James Donowho was a hardworking man that would help anyone that needed his help. He really enjoyed cooking for his family.  He worked and maintained the Sheffield Cemetery for almost 25 years.


He was met in heaven by his mother and father Bill and Helen Donowho, brother Billy Joe Donowho and son Patrick Smith.


He is survived by his wife Carol Donowho of Sheffield, son Clayton Donowho of Denton, son Davis (Davy) Shook and his wife Madelynn San Angelo, Daughter Roxanna Donowho of Galveston, son Michael Donowho and his wife Penny of Brady, daughter Cathy and her husband Mark Duron of Arlington, daughter Amber Arriaga and her husband Felix Arriaga of Odessa, daughter Annette Blythe of Sheffield and a step son Billy Wagoner and step daughter Mary Myers, brother Pat and his wife Nancy of San Angelo, Sister Helen Jean and her husband Carl McMahon of San Angelo, brother Michael (Mike) Donowho of El Paso and brother Joe Donowho and his wife Rowlana of Youngsville LA, James has 21 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.


Memorial services will be held on November 10th at 1:00 at Mother Holmes Baptist Church in Sheffield and burial of ashes will follow at the Sheffield Cemetery.



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Past Services

Memorial Service

Thursday, November 10, 2022

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Central time)

Mother Holmes Baptist Church

103 Main St, Sheffield, TX 79781

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