September 11, 1929 — January 8, 2016
James was born in Spiro, OK but lived in Bakersfield for 60 years. He served in the Korean War from February 5, 1951 – February 28, 1953. Left to cherish fond memories of James are his four daughters, Delores Krause, Patricia Marshall, Charlene Swanner and Cleo Graff, sister Louise Colamino, 10 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren.
Service will be held Thursday, January 14th, 10 a.m. at Mission Family Mortuary. Graveside to follow at Hillcrest.