Lyndon “Lynn” Edward James, age 80, passed away and went to his heavenly home after a period of declining health on Thursday, March 2, 2023, at his residence in Alexander County. He was born to the late Richard Thurston James and Ruth Logan James on Sunday, June 21, 1942. Mr. James proudly served in the United States Army. Lynn was saved by God’s grace. He enjoyed working, fishing, and woodworking. Lynn loved being a Paw.
Including his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia James, sister, Nancy Chapman, and infant sister, Jewel James.
Those left to cherish the memories of Lynn include his sons, Marcus Lynn James (Janet), Lyndon “Chip” Edward James Jr. (Lynn), his sweetheart, Louise Pennell, sisters, Mary Walker, Ann Steele, brother, Richard James (Kim), grandchildren, Tyler Stafford, Mason, Cooper, Samuel, Augustus “Gus” James, and a number of nieces, nephews, and special friends.
The family will receive family and friends on Sunday, March 5, 2023, at Mr. James’ residence from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Inurnment will be with the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alexander Hospice, 50 Lucy Echerd Lane, Taylorsville, NC 28681.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Alexander Funeral and Cremation Service.
Condolences may be sent to