OBITUARY

James Terry Faw

October 1, 1944January 5, 2018
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It is with our deepest sadness that the family announces that James Terry Faw passed away on Friday, January 5, 2018 at the age of 73. Jimmy was born on October 1, 1944 in Danville, Va. to the late Vada M. Taylor and the late Alvin A. Faw. He owned and operated Jimmy’s Auto and Truck Repair for 40 years. Jimmy served in the U.S Army from 1964 to 1967 seeing action in the Vietnam War. He was a member of the VFW. Jimmy is survived by his wife, Susan Cassidy Faw, his son, J.T. Faw II and wife, Tracy of Virginia Beach, Va., his daughter, Shannon F. Bailess and husband, Michael, his grandson, Austin M. Bailess all of Winston-Salem, N.C., his brother, Harry A. Faw and wife, Lois of Danville, Va. He was predeceased by a brother, Johnnie M. Faw. Jimmy loved his family, friends and his passion to work on cars and trucks. He will be truly missed. A Celebration of Life Service will be conducted at 2:00 pm on Monday, January 8, 2018 from Wrenn-Yeatts Westover Chapel with the Reverend Darrell Campbell officiating and with a Military Service to honor Mr. Faw to follow. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service from 1:00 to 2:00 pm. and at other times at the residence. The family would like to give a special thanks to the Volunteers of the Mount Hermon Fire and Rescue Department for your care given to their loved one and suggest that memorials to be sent to the Mount Hermon Fire and Rescue Department, 4268 Franklin Turnpike, Danville, Virginia 24540.

Services

  • Visitation

    Monday, January 8, 2018

  • Celebration of Life Service

    Monday, January 8, 2018

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Susan Faw

January 15, 2018

Honey I miss you and love you so much. We were the wind beneath our wings and we always flew together. Now that I have to fly alone I know that you will be the wind beneath my wings that makes me fly. I will see you again one day. Loving you always!

Don & Marcia Robertson

January 14, 2018

Our deepest sympathy and condolences to all of you at this time of sorrow. Jimmy was a true friend and I always enjoyed being with him whenever we were together, going out to eat, trips and vacations. We will truly miss him but when we are around you Susan, I know that he will be around.

Kay Mitchell

January 10, 2018

Susan and family I am so sorry. I just found out. 2018 is off to a start. Prayers for you and your family.
Love Kay, Shanon's mom.

Starlette Hudson

January 8, 2018

I'm so sorry for your loss. I've always thought a lot of Jimmy and I will always remember the little jokes we shared between us. He will definitely be missed by so many! My thoughts and prayers are with you all!

Linda Mills

January 8, 2018

Susan, I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers and thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. Stay strong my "dear old Dan River" friend.

Paul Gammon

January 8, 2018

HE WILL BE MISSED.WAS A LONG TIME FREIND.

January 8, 2018

Susan and family, I am so very sorry for your loss. Sometimes life is just so hard. My heart is with you, sending you prayers for strength and peace.
Laura White Dickens

John

January 7, 2018

I will miss my dear friend Jimmy. My thoughts go out to his family Susan, Shannon, J.T. and Skittle.

Tina Scarce

January 7, 2018

May God be with y'all at this time and wrap his arms around you

Brenda B. Bryant

January 6, 2018

May your light shine forever in the HEARTS
of all that knew and loved you❤

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