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1937 James 2021

James Walls, Sr.

October 5, 1937 — November 16, 2021

Bear Creek

James Monroe Walls, Sr., 84, of Bear Creek, passed away on Tuesday, November 16, 2021 at his home. He was born in Oxford, Mississippi on October 5, 1937 to Alice and James Andrew Walls. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and worked as a warehouse manager for Super Value in grocery distribution.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Sandra Walls; son, James Monroe Walls, Jr.; sister, Merle W. Everwine; brothers, T.J., Robert, Louis, Bobby and Bill.

He is survived by his sons, Jimmy Walls  and wife, Tammy, of Bear Creek, Richard Walls and wife, Deb, of Chicago, IL; daughter, Bridget Kouba and husband, Dan, of Chicago, IL; brothers, Earl Walls, of Kentucky and Jettie Walls and wife, Pat, of Mississippi; ten grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren and a host of family and friends.

The graveside service will be Sunday, November 21, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. at Hickory Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Jerry Sanders officiating.

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Service Schedule

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Graveside Service

Sunday, November 21, 2021

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Hickory Grove Baptist Church

88 Tom Hancock Rd, Bear Creek, NC 27207

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