James C. Apple

James C. Apple, 47, Lebanon, died Friday February 11, 2011 in his residence. He was born in Lebanon on June 21, 1963, a son of Willie P. Abbott Apple and the late Henry Apple, Jr. He was a 1982 graduate of Lebanon High School and had served in the U. S. Navy. He had been employed by Brentwood Industries. He attended Brightside Baptist Church, Lancaster and was a member of the Lebanon American Legion where he served as Judge Advocate and a Service Officer. He coached T-ball and was an avid sports fan who loved the Lakers, USC Trojans, Raiders and the Dodgers. He loved spending time with his family. In addition to his mother, he is survived by children: Kia A. Apple, Jalisha M. Apple and James C. Apple, Jr., all of Lebanon; sisters: Violet M. Apple, Wilmington, MA; Pamela R. Apple, Lebanon; brothers: Wayne C. and wife Robin Apple, Cheltenham, MD; Alphonso L. Apple and wife Jenell, Lebanon; Alonzo L. Apple and wife Angela, Lebanon; grandmother: Viola Apple, Danville, VA; also aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and an extended surrogate family of close friends. He was precede in death by sisters; Theressa Ann Apple, Wanda J. Albino; and niece: Arianna Apple. Funeral services will be Friday 11:00 A.M. in the Rohland Funeral Home, 5th & Cumberland Sts., Lebanon. Viewing will be Thursday from 6 to 8 P.M. and Friday from 10:00 A.M. to the time of service in the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Kidney Foundation of Central PA, 4813 Jonestown Rd., Suite 101, Harrisburg, PA 17109.


  • Viewing Thursday, February 17, 2011
  • Viewing Friday, February 18, 2011
  • Funeral Service Friday, February 18, 2011

James C. Apple

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Todd Acker

March 12, 2011

My condolences and sympathy go out to the Apple family! I grew up with James when I was little boy living on Jones street, till we moved to Annville when I was 12. James was my best friend of my child hood years and although I had not seen him since I Hung up my basketball sneekers 15 years ago, when we had are first child i will always cherish our friendship. James was a great friend and good man. I am sorry for you loss. Todd Acker

March 9, 2011

My condolences and those of my son, Chris Becker go out to your whole family.
May God be with you and hold you safely in his love as you deal with this loss.
Especially to Lonzo and Fonzo, Chris remembers your "big brother" and is
so sorry for your loss, Ms Elaine Koch

Jalisha Apple

March 1, 2011

to my daddy its been 2 weeks nd 3 days since you've been gone . and man its a horriable feeling . i miss you daddy . i wanna see you but all i have are the pictures and memories . BUT i am making a promise as one of your children and youngest daughter that i will live on your legacy . That no one will say good bye to you for that your face is in every one of your children . ilove you daddy r.i.p

Rosa Baxter

February 25, 2011

The Apple Family,

My deepest sympathy goes out to each of you, May God strength you during this sorrow time. I am thinking about all of you and will continue to pray from my familia. I will miss James and his handsome smile.

Rosa Battle Baxter and Family
Tampa Fl

Frank and Sandy Espinal

February 22, 2011

Our condolences to the entire Apple family. May all of you find comfort in each other and in your wonderful memories of James. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Papo and Sandy (Gonzalez) Espinal

Steve Davis

February 18, 2011

It has been many years since the days of Little League Baseball at Coleman's Park. It has been many years cheering on the Lakers. From childhood memories to adulthood memories, you will never be forgotten. Rest In Peace James.

Pat Hoyt

February 18, 2011

Dear Violet,
I was so very sorry to hear the news of your brothers passing. Please know my thought and prayers are with you during this time.
Yours in Girl Scouting,

sherri wanner

February 18, 2011

To the Apple family, my families thoughts and prayers are with you today, James was a funny and good person, he will be greatly missed. Sherri roof Wanner (a long time family friend) and Family

February 18, 2011

“See, my servant shall prosper, he shall be raised high and greatly exalted.
Bible, Isaiah 52:13

felice Day

February 18, 2011

Dear Violet and Apple Family,

I am truly sorry for your lost. My prayers are that you and family will be comforted during this time of sadness. The Lord will be that comforter He will take good care of you all. May the Lord continue to lead, strengthen and guide you now forever more. Jesus loves you and so do I. Felice Day (York PA) (Formerly Penn Laurel GSC)