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James passed away on Tuesday, October 8, 2019.

James was a resident of Kentucky at the time of passing.

He was an outstanding athlete in baseball, basketball and football at Henry Clay High School where he lettered numerous times before graduating in 1960.

A funeral service will be held 10 am, Monday at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, Main St. Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Visitation will be Sunday from 4-8 pm at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Lexington VA Medical Center Voluntary Service and Donation, 1101 Veteran's Drive Leestown Unit, Lexington, KY 40502, or the Lexington Humane Society 1600 Frankfort Pike, Lexington, KY 40504.