James Humphries, Sr. Obituary

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James Lawton Humphries, Sr.

October 31, 1935 - October 7, 2012
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James Lawton Humphries, Sr., 76, of Guyton, Ga., died Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at his residence, under the care of Hospice Savannah, Inc., surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Savannah, Ga., and was preceded in death by his parents, John Elliott & Vivian Dykes Humphries. He was a wonderful loving, Husand, Father and Grandfather. He was a veteran of WW II, having served in the US Navy. He then went to work with the Savannah Coca Cola Bottling. He then started his own business, Jimmy's Dirt Company. He was a member of The Sanctuary in Savannah, Ga. He was a member of Landrum Lodge # 48, F. & A.M's in Savannah, Ga. ...
James Lawton Humphries, Sr., 76, of Guyton, Ga., died Sunday, Oct 7, 2012 at his residence, under the care of Hospice Savannah, Inc., surrounded by his loving family.

He was born in Savannah, Ga., and was preceded in death by his parents, John Elliott & Vivian Dykes Humphries. He was a wonderful loving, Husand, Father and Grandfather.

He was a veteran of WW II, having served in the US Navy.

He then went to work with the Savannah Coca Cola Bottling.

He then started his own business, Jimmy's Dirt Company.

He was a member of The Sanctuary in Savannah, Ga.

He was a member of Landrum Lodge # 48, F. & A.M's in Savannah, Ga.

He is survived by his loving wife of 53 years, Elizabeth Kessler Humphries, of Guyton, Ga; son, James Lawton Humphries, Jr., (Michelle) of Guyton, Ga; 3 daughters, Rebecca Ann Hart (Michael) of Guyton, Ga; Terrie Lynn Mann (Stanley) Springfield, Ga; and Cynthia Marie Davis (Travis) of Guyton, Ga; and 11 grandchildren.

Visitation: 5 – 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct 9, 2012 at The Sanctuary.

Funeral Services: 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct 9, 2012 at The Sanctuary, with Rev. Larry McDaniel, and Dr. Hugo Hammond, officiating.

Graveside Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct 10, 2012 in Hillcrest Abbey Memorial Park, 1600 Wheaton St., Savannah, Ga 31404.

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