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Loyd Austin "Bear" James
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Birth: Jan. 31, 1922
Houston County
Texas, USA
Death: Jun. 24, 2011
Anderson County
Texas, USA

The son of John B. James (1880 - 1963) and Linnie D. (Williams) James (1900 - 1963)
Married to Edna Pearl (Bridges) James

Loyd Austin James
Palestine Herald-Press The Palestine Herald-Press Sat Jun 25, 2011, 09:29 PM CDT PALESTINE Graveside services for Loyd Austin James, 89, of Palestine will be at 3:30 p.m. Monday at Parker Cemetery with Judge Bascom Bentley and Bro. Darren Farley officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster, Palestine. Mr. James died Saturday at Dogwood Trails Assisted Living. He was born Jan. 31, 1922 in Grapeland to John B. and Linnie Williams James. Mr. James was owner operator of the James Butane Company for many years. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Grapeland, and served in the U.S. Marines during WWII. Mr. James was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Edna Bridges James; a daughter, Kathy James; three sisters Hazel Condron, Pearl Clark and Maudine Dailey; five brothers, Doyle James, Billy James, Dan James, Tom James and John James. He is survived by two brothers, Dalton James of Burnsville, N.C. and Wadell James of Tyler; two granddaughters, DeeDee Mock and Laura Cubstead; three great grandchildren, Jerod Mock, Collin Mock and Makayla Kennedy; and numerous nieces and nephews. Condolence calls will be received from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Bailey & Foster Funeral Home, Palestine. To view online, leave condolences or sign the guest book go to - See more at: 
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  John B. James (1880 - 1963)
  Linnie D. Williams James (1900 - 1963)
  Edna Pearl Bridges James (1922 - 1973)*
  Roy Bell James (1902 - 1956)**
  Dan Carl James (1904 - 1999)**
  Leonard James (1907 - 1966)**
  Pearl James Clark (1910 - 1993)**
  Tom E. James (1914 - 1993)**
  Helen Maudine James Dailey (1917 - 1996)*
  Loyd Austin James (1922 - 2011)
  Billy Preston James (1924 - 2007)*
  Doyle Wayne James (1926 - 2009)*
  John Roland James (1928 - 2006)*
  Hazel James Condron (1931 - 2008)*
*Calculated relationship
Parker Cemetery
Houston County
Texas, USA
Created by: MYates Vandver
Record added: Nov 16, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 120389815
Loyd Austin Bear James
Added by: Tom Streetman
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- Tom Streetman
 Added: Jan. 25, 2014
Bear James~Served in The U.S. Marines during WWII.
 Added: Nov. 16, 2013
- ~Family~
 Added: Nov. 16, 2013

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