OBITUARY

James William Lemons

May 26, 1926June 26, 2013
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James William Lemons, 87, passed away on June 26, 2013. He was born May 26, 1926 in Andrews, NC to the late William and Josephine (Painter) Lemons. James retired from Akers Motor Line after 26 years of service. He loved being a Papaw to his four grandchildren, enjoyed fishing and was devoted to his faithful companion Cooper.

James is survived by his wife of 44 years, Helen Lemons of Lowell, NC; two daughters, Gloria Handsel and husband, Russell of Stanley, Teri Moss of Lowell; sister, Aletha Adams of GA; four grandchildren, Branon Handsel, Kasie Handsel, Caleb Moss, Hannah Moss Brewer and husband, Joey; several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, Pank and Tooter and two sisters, Carsie and Ethel.

A graveside service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, June 28, 2013 at Gaston Memorial Park. Pastor Nick Mintz will preside.

The family will receive friends from 12:30-1:30 at Carothers Funeral Home, 312 West 2nd Ave., Gastonia prior to the service on Friday.

Online condolences may be made at: www.carothersfuneralhomegastonia.com

Carothers Funeral Home, Gastonia is serving the Lemons family.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, June 28, 2013
  • Graveside Service Friday, June 28, 2013
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June 28, 2013

May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.

Kristi Davis

June 28, 2013

Helen, I'm so sorry to hear about James. My heart and love goes out to you. You're in my thoughts and prayers
Kristi Davis

June 27, 2013

Gloria, Mama Helen, and Terry.. my heart goes out to you and your families. My prayers are with you. Love you all!!
Chris and Jack Ray

Kelvin Jenkins

June 27, 2013

Helen this is Harold Jenkins boy Kelvin. I just wanted to say how sorry we were to hear of James passing. We love you and will be praying for you.

June 27, 2013

Helen; Sorry to hear about James our prayers and thoughts are with you threw these trying time your faith will be with you today and days to come. Our love is with you. Hugh and Sandy Howell

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