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Robert Lee "Bob" James
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Birth: Jun. 4, 1889
Crabtree
Haywood County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Apr. 29, 1985
Waynesville
Haywood County
North Carolina, USA

Robert L. James "Bob, 95, Route 4, Waynesville, died Monday, April 29, 1985 at his residence. Born in Haywood County to late Silas and Mary Ferguson James, he had farmed before his retirement and was a member of Antioch Baptist Church.
Surviving: wife, Lydia McElroy James, 2 sons: Jack and Carroll James, both of Waynesville; 4 daughters: Mary Sanford, Sarah Frances Haynes, Phyllis Ammons and Bobbie Hall, all of Waynesville; 2 sisters: Aletha Sanford of Asheville, and Nora Howell of Waynesville; 14 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, and 10 great great grandchildren.
Services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Crawford Funeral Home, Waynesville. Revs. Jarvis Teague and Floyd Frisbee officiated with burial in Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Waynesville.
Friends were received 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home and at other times at the residence. Memorials to the church.
Pallbearers: Mike Haynes, Dowe McElroy, James Payne, Eugene Milner, Joe Davis, Johnny Milner, Burnette Crawford, and Wallace Crawford."
 
 
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 Parents:
  Silas Lorenza James (1856 - 1919)
  Mary M Ferguson James (1856 - 1891)
 
 Spouse:
  Nina Lydia McElroy James (1892 - 1985)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Katherine James Sanford (1913 - 1996)*
  Carroll Newell James (1919 - 2003)*
  Sarah Frances James Haynes (1926 - 2005)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nancy James (1873 - 1940)*
  Andrew James (1877 - 1891)*
  Laura E James Ferguson (1879 - 1926)*
  Zenie Lee James Bryson (1880 - 1921)*
  Belle James (1883 - 1888)*
  Dallas M James (1885 - 1913)*
  Mary Ellen James Davis (1887 - 1983)*
  Robert Lee James (1889 - 1985)
  Ethel Dora James Davis (1894 - 1982)**
  Mary James (1894 - 1894)**
  Nora A. James Howell (1896 - 1987)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Garrett-Hillcrest Memorial Park
Waynesville
Haywood County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: George Rogers Park
Record added: Sep 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76409220
Robert Lee Bob James
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Robert Lee Bob James
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Blessings and peace.
- Frances Rogers
 Added: Sep. 12, 2011
Rogers family
- George Rogers Park
 Added: Sep. 12, 2011
 
 
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