He was born December 5, 1921, in Anson County, son of Lonnie and Ennice Billingsley James. Mr. James was a veteran of the US Army and he worked at Avondale Mills before his retirement. He was a member of East Rockingham Congregational Holiness Church.
Visitation will be Friday, January 16, 2009 from 1:00-2:00 p.m. with funeral to begin at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. Al McCormick officiating. All will be held at Harrington Funeral Home and Crematory. Burial will follow at Richmond Memorial Park.
He was preceded in death by his late wife, Daisy Mae Faulkner James; son, Roger James; and brothers, George, John, Hillary and Lonnie, Jr. James.
Survivors include daughters, Joann Cribbs of Norwood, Kay Aycoth of Rockingham, and Nina Morrison of Rockingham; sons, Bobby James of Red Springs and Gary James of Hamlet; brothers, Robert James and Bill James, both of Hamlet; 14 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
Harrington Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the James family.
Online condolences may be made @ www.harringtonfuneralhome.com
Richmond County Daily Journal
Friday, Jan. 16, 2009