James B. Sowder
LANCASTER — James B. Sowder, 72, of Southway Drive, Lancaster, died Tuesday.
Born in Garrard County, he was a son of the late Houston and Edna Mae Sowder. James was an Army Veteran, he worked at IBM for 30 years, and the Hitachi factory for 10 years. He was an avid fisherman, but his true passion was restoring classic cars.
Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Vonda Dennis Sowder; a daughter, Lynyel Duggins (Brent) of Lancaster; a sister, Allene Ralston of Dayton Ohio; two grandchildren; and a sister-in-law, Kisha Stout (David) of Lancaster.
A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Lancaster Cemetery.
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Friday at Spurlin Funeral Home. Burial in Lancaster Cemetery. www.spurlinfuneralhomelancaster.com