Jerry James Jr.

CHARLESTON —  Jerry Lee James, age 49, passed away Sunday, Nov. 17, at Baptist East Hospital in Memphis.

Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 19, in the Lamb-Fish Chapel of Newsom Funeral Home in Charleston.  Interment followed in Adams Arbor Cemetery.

A woodworker, he also enjoyed hunting and fishing.

He is survived by his mother, Yvonne James of Oakland; and his sister, Dan James (David) Howard of Enid.

He was preceded in death by his father, Jerry James Sr.

The family requests memorials be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis.

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