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James Dennis “Jimmie” Nowell, Jr. is at peace after leaving his earthly home on May 24th 2021.

He was born on October 6th, 1970, in Roanoke Rapids. 


Jimmie was very talented in carpentry and mechanical work. He was a great outdoorsman and cook. Jimmie always had a very caring heart.

Jimmie was preceded in death by his father James Dennis Nowell; maternal grandparents William Harry and Allie Jordan Goodman; paternal grandparents James and Bessie Joyner Nowell and step brother Chris Smith and wife Lisa.

Jimmie is survived by those who loved him dearly; mother and step father Lou and Glenn Smith of Roanoke Rapids; son Dennis Lee Nowell of Rich Square; sister Carolyn Outland of Lasker, brother Mike Nowell and wife Barbara, sister Denise Sadler and husband Ken all from Triplett, Va; nephews Brandon Cashwell and wife Lauren of Greenville and Carlton Nowell of Roanoke Rapids; niece’s Allyson Cornwell and husband Ashley of Jackson and Courtney Nowell Russell of Gaston, great niece Hayden Cornwell of Jackson; and his very faithful companion Daisy.

Graveside Services will be held Thursday, May 27th, 2021, at 1:00 P.M. at the Old Cedarwood Cemetery in Roanoke Rapids with Pastor Andy Sloan officiating.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to : The Baptist Children Home- P.O Box 338 Thomasville, NC 27360 or The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention- ASSP-North Carolina Chapter/ 8311 Brier Creek Pkwy. Suite 105-430 Raleigh, NC 27617.

Online condolences may be left at wrennclarkehagan.com