Catawba Memorial Park, Funerals & Cremations

3060 Us Hwy 70 Se, Hickory, NC


Charles Arthur James

March 1, 1949November 24, 2019

Charles Arthur James, 70 of Hickory, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 24, 2019 at his home.

Born on March 1, 1949 in Haywood County, he was the son of the late Sam and Isabella James. Charles was a hardworking man and loved working on cars. He loved his family.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by 2 sons, David Wesley James and Jimmy Edward James.

Survivors include, his wife of 48 years, Beverly James of the home; a daughter, Donna Wilson and husband Tommy; grandchildren, Thomas Hopkins, Brittany Hopkins.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Wednesday, November 27, 2019 at 1:00 pm at Catawba Funeral Home with Pastor Greg Bartram officiating. Burial will be held at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens following the service.

The family will receive friends from 12:00 pm to 12:45 pm prior to the service.

Condolences may be left at www.catawbamemorialpark.com.

The James family is under the care of Catawba Memorial Park, Funerals & Cremations.


  • Visitation Wednesday, November 27, 2019
  • A Celebration of Life Wednesday, November 27, 2019


Charles Arthur James

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Jeff & Lisa & J.R. Brittain

November 29, 2019

We are so sorry to hear about Charles passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family in this sad time and may the Lord help you through.