Jesse Allen James
Jul 9, 2018 at 11:11 AM
NORTON, VA - Jesse Allen James, 75, was born in Verdi, KY to the late Sparkle Robinson and Allen James, Jr. He was called home on July 3, 2018.
Jesse was a longtime member of Chestnut Grove Missionary Baptist Church where he served as a deacon and sang in the choir. He was a retired Materials Management Supervisor for Bell Atlantic (formerly C&P Telephone Co., which is now Verizon).
Jesse is survived by his former wife, Bernice Livingston James, his children: Tonya Teasley, Gregory James, Sr., Gwendolyn James, and Crystal (Keith) Babb; a brother, Terry Young, 7 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, a niece, Terran Young, and a special friend, Rusty Hayes.
The family will receive friends from 12 noon until 1 PM Wednesday, July 11 at the Hagy & Fawbush Funeral Home in Norton. A funeral service will follow at 1 PM in the funeral home chapel. Burial will be at the Laurel Grove Cemetery.