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Jake David "Dave" Sowders
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Obituary for Jake David "Dave" Sowders

Jake David “Dave” Sowders, age 66, Middlesboro, KY passed away Monday, December 4, 2017 at UT Medical Center in Knoxville, TN. He was born March 9, 1951 in Middlesboro, KY, the son of the late Jake and Frances Sowders. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by brother-in-law, Bill Hunley. He was a member of Winchester Avenue Church of God.

He is survived by his wife, Selda Hunley Sowders; sons: Tim Sowders and Jake Sowders; grandson, J.T. Sowders; sister, Susan (Everett “Mamaw”) Gulley; sisters-in-law: Pat (Steve) Huddleston, Linda (Eric) Stevenson, Alta (Rick) Emmitt, and Lee Hunley; nephew, Chris (Missy) Gulley and a host of nieces, nephews, family, and friends.

All services will be private.

Shumate Funeral Home is entrusted with all arrangements.
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