1015 West 5th Street

Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870





James Dennis Nowell passed away May 27, 2019 at his home. He was born November 18, 1942 in Halifax County. He was a graduate of Weldon High School. He worked most of his life in the textile industry. He was predeceased by his parents, James Phillip and Bessie Joyner Nowell, a brother Steve Nowell, a sister-in-law, Joan Mayo Nowell, and a niece, Bridgette Dye.

Left to cherish his memory are his compassionate, caring, and loving companion of 16 years, Carolyn Jordan, his daughter, Carolyn N. Outland of Lasker, NC, his son, James Dennis “Jimmie” Nowell Jr. of Jackson, NC, granddaughter, Allyson Michelle Cornwell and husband, Ashley of Jackson, NC, grandsons, Brandon Cashwell and wife, Lauren of Greenville, NC, and Dennis Lee Nowell of Jackson, NC, and great granddaughter, Hayden Michelle Cornwell, a sister, Judy Glisan of Cary, NC, a brother, Donald Nowell of Whitakers, NC, a sister-in-law, Priscilla “Dink” Nowell of Chester, VA, and several nieces.

A Graveside Memorial Service will be held Friday, May 31, 2019 at Old Cedarwood Cemetery at 2:00 P.M. with Rev. Andy Sloan officiating. The family will receive friends Thursday, May 30, 2019 from 7:00 P.M. until 9:00 P.M. at Wrenn Clarke and Hagan Funeral and Cremation Service.

In lieu of flowers please make donations to the charity of your choice in his memory.