James Max Bowersox

James Max Bowersox, 80, of New Cumberland, W.Va., formally of Lewistown, passed away Thursday, Feb. 20. He was born August 17, 1939 he was the son of the late Joseph and Marian (Ninehart) Bowersox.

James was retired from Marsh Bellofram. He was a former member of the Moose of East Liverpool. He was an avid hunter, enjoyed fishing , camping and being with his family.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his great-grandchild Aidyn; three brothers; Donald, William and Marlin Bowersox, and a sister, Janice Snyder.

Surviving are his loving wife of 57 years, Shirley (Oldaker) Bowersox, of New Cumberland; three sons, James Bowersox (Janice Hoover), Roger Bowersox (Brenda Beaver) and John (Barbara Bowersox), all of New Cumberland; a daughter, Linda (Ken) Devore, of Hernando, Fla.; 14 grandchildren, Jessica, Brandon, Tiffany, Hailey, Joseph, Cassie, Josh, Izeah, John Jr,

Troy, Ariana, Charley, Shelby, Cody; 11 great-grandchildren, Konnor, Kaden, Braxton, Blake, Arizona, Tim, Derrick, Emily, Matthew, Kendra and Cali Jo; and one brother Jesse Bowersox of Lewistown.

Funeral service was held Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2020 at Nixon Funeral Home in New Cumberland, W.Va. with paster Rick Tinskey. Interment followed at the New Cumberland Cemetery.