James R. Rowan of Camp Verde, Arizona, formerly of Lynchburg, passed away July 16 after an extended illness. He was preceded in death by his wife of 43 years Peggy Rowan, mother Della May Rowan Green, father Herbert Rowan and one brother, William (Bill) Rowan. He is survived by one brother, Roy Rowan of Tacoma, Wash., two sisters, Shirley Pittman of Fox Worth Miss. and Carol Weems of Winston, Ga. and several nieces and nephews. Graveside services and internment were held in Flagstaffs Veterans Cemetery with full military honors. Novel Owens Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.