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James Russell McIntosh

Death 21 Oct 2017 (aged 79)
Burial New Wren, Monroe County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 184668955 · View Source
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James Russell McIntosh, 79, passed away Saturday, October 21, 2017, at the Diverse Care Nursing Center in Amory. James was born February 9, 1938, to John and Melvoria McIntosh. He attended Wren Consolidated School and graduated in 1956. He was employed by the Palmer House Hotel in Chicago and McCormick Place for many years. Later he moved back home where he worked and volunteered his time and effort to service in his community at the Food Pantry of Nettleton. After retiring he loved working his garden and cleaning under his Big Oak Tree. He enjoyed and loved his family and church.

A Celebration of Life Service will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, October 28, 2017, at New Prospect M. B. Church with the Rev. George Taylor officiating. Burial will follow in the New Prospect Cemetery in Nettleton. Darden and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of the final arrangements.

He is survived by two sisters, Elsie (Aljernon) Lloyd and Almeta McIntosh of Chicago, IL; three sisters-in-law, Geraldine McIntosh of Okolona, Alma Jean McIntosh of East St. Louis. IL, and Ruth McIntosh of Country Club, IL; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be today at the Susie L. Darden Memorial Chapel in Amory from 2 to 6:00 p.m. for family and friends.

The body will lie in repose one hour prior to services on Saturday at the church.

Published in The Daily Journal on Oct. 27, 2017




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