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James E. Hamner
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Birth: Jun. 21, 1936
Nelson County
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 1, 2004
Nelson County
Virginia, USA

In memory of James Hamner
Age: 68 years old

James E. Hamner, youngest brother of Earl Hamner Jr. died of emphysema at age 67. Mr. Hamner was the basis for the character Jim-Bob in the hit TV series "The Waltons." "The Waltons" became one of the most popular TV series in America in the 1970s. It told the story of a poor mountain family facing the challenges of the Great Depression. James Hamner's character Jim-Bob was portrayed by actor David W. Harper. Good night Jim-Bob.
Family links: 
  Earl Henry Hamner (1899 - 1969)
  Doris Giannini Hamner (1904 - 1990)
  Clifton Hamner (1928 - 1990)*
  Marion Hamner Hawkes (1930 - 2004)*
  Audrey Hamner Hankins (1931 - ____)*
  Willard Harold Hamner (1934 - 1989)*
  James E. Hamner (1936 - 2004)
*Calculated relationship
Hamner Family Cemetery
Nelson County
Virginia, USA
Created by: New York Historian
Record added: Nov 04, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31141210
James E. Hamner
Added by: Everett Mefford
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- Pam Hollandsworth
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