Johnie Allen James, 85, of Lonsdale, born May 14, 1927 in Davis, Okla. to parents George and Elsie James, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 6. He was a member of Owensville Baptist Church. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Brenda James Fitzhugh, and his brothers, Thomas, Bert, Roy and Milton James.
Johnie is survived by his wife of 65 years, Joyce; his children, Harold James and wife Brooksie, Linda Jones and Tommy James and wife Tanya; his son-in-law, Phillip Fitzhugh; and his sisters, Patricia Winters and Judy Largent and husband Junior. He is also survived by 11 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec.11, at the Owensville Baptist Church, 22000 Arkansas 5 in Lonsdale. Burial will follow at Owensville Cemetery.
Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m on Monday, Dec. 10, at Owensville Baptist Church.
Online guestbook: www.arkansasfuneralcare.com.