Posted: Mon 2:19 PM, Jun 10, 2019
Funeral Home: Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home
Samuel A. James, 98, of Parkersburg, passed away Sunday, June 9, 2019 at his residence.
He was born October 16, 1920, in Normantown, WV, the son of the late William W. and Nora A. Reed James.
Samuel was a U.S. Arm Veteran and retired from Harshaw Chemical Company, in Elyria, OH. He attended Southside Baptist Church and was a member of Steer Run Baptist Church.
He is survived by his sister in-law, Geraldine Prunty; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Samuel was preceded in death by seven brothers, Boyd James, Parkes James, Justus James, David James, Butcher James, John James and W.T. James; and three sisters, Mildred Whitey, Bliss Smith and Mary Alltop.
Funeral services will be held at 1 pm on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home, 2333 Pike St, south Parkersburg with Reverend Jim Yoak officiating. Burial will follow at Meadow Lane Cemetery in Gilmer County. Visitation will be from 2-4 and 6-8 pm on Tuesday at the funeral home.
The family would like to thank Amedisys Hospice and TLC Care for their kindness and patience during his illness.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to their favorite charity.