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James Edward Bearden, Sr
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Birth: Dec. 2, 1920
Alabama, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1997
Alabama, USA

Birmingham News (AL)
Tuesday, December 2, 1997 (Pg. 4B)

BEARDEN, JAMES EDWARD SR., age 76, of Birmingham, died Sunday, November 30, 1997. Mr. Bearden was a retired well drilling contractor and a member of Crosshaven Community Church. He was preceded in death by one daughter, Ruby Faye Bearden. Funeral services Tuesday, December 2, at 1:00 p.m., at Crosshaven Community Church. Burial in Standpipe. Survivors: wife, Doris L. Bearden, of Birmingham; four sons, James Edward (Buddy) Bearden, Jr., of Birmingham, Jereld W. Bearden, of Birmingham, Donald W. Bearden, of Leeds, Randy L. Bearden, Sr., of Chelsea; two daughters, Patsy R. Gray, of Leeds, Margaret Mickle, of Birmingham; 14 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; a number of brothers and sisters. Southern Heritage Funeral Home directing.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Columbus Allen Bearden (1880 - 1955)
  Annie Marie Kerr Bearden (1894 - 1990)
 
 Spouse:
  Doris Mildred Langston Bearden (1925 - 2008)
 
 Children:
  Ruby Faye Bearden (1941 - 1947)*
  Jereld Wayne Bearden (1951 - 2013)*
 
 Siblings:
  Annie Mae Bearden LaSalle (1910 - 2003)**
  Vera Bell Bearden Bearden (1912 - 1996)**
  Mary "Gladys" Bearden Worrall (1914 - 1990)**
  Cecil Bearden (1915 - 1915)**
  James Edward Bearden (1920 - 1997)
  Woodrow Bearden (1922 - 2004)*
  Allen Junior Bearden (1924 - 1987)*
  Helen Eugenia Bearden Marquis (1927 - 2000)*
  Charles Herbert Bearden (1928 - 1988)*
  Doris Jeanette Bearden Owens (1931 - 2010)*
  Acy Wade Bearden (1934 - 2012)*
  Benjamin Franklin Bearden (1936 - 1936)*
  Hershel Bearden (1938 - 2006)*
  Henry Bearden (1938 - 1982)*
  Robert Bearden (1940 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Married Aug. 20, 1940 - and we will be together again my love. Footstone marker inscribed "DADDY"
 
Burial:
Cahaba Heights United Methodist Church Cemetery
Cahaba Heights
Jefferson County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: cfenters
Record added: Jul 11, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28188013
James Edward Bearden, Sr
Added by: cfenters
 
James Edward Bearden, Sr
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James Edward Bearden, Sr
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Rest in Peace, James. See you and your family in Heaven.
- Mary
 Added: May. 19, 2010
Uncle James, We always loved to come visit your home when we were little. Never again shall we hear "Hug my neck, dahling" in that Bama accent. For one who worked so hard, you always had a ready smile and a great sense of humor. We love you always.
- Cheryl, Tanya, Ron
 Added: Dec. 2, 2008
 
 
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