OBITUARY SUBMITTED BY:
108 West Narroway, Benton, AR
Published: November 20, 2012
Nolan R. James, age 78, of Benton, passed away Monday, November 19, 2012. He was born June 16, 1934 in Saline County, Arkansas. Mr. James was a U.S. Air Force Veteran and an Insurance Agent. He was a member of Gravel Hill Baptist Church where he was a Music Director and Sunday School Teacher for many years and a Mason with the Rubicon Lodge 627.
Mr. James was preceded in death by his parents, Earl and Roy James and two brothers, Roland James and Derrel James. He is survived by his wife, Pat James; two sons, Michael James and Steve James and wife Levon all of Benton; two brothers, Bert James and wife Sharon of Benton and Terry James and wife Diann of Lonsdale; two sisters-in-law, Ruby James of Benton and Margie James of Benton; four grandchildren, Brad James, David James, Megan McNair and Heather James and two great-grandchildren, Zane and Charley McNair.
Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, November 20 at Ashby Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, November 21 at Gravel Hill Baptist Church with burial at Gravel Hill Cemetery. Bro. Gary Gibson will be officiating. Memorials may be made to the Gravel Hill Cemetery Fund. On-line guest book at www.ashbyfuneralhome.com.