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Terry James

Published: 05/24/2013

Terry James, age 61, of Newport, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2013, at his home.

He was a member of Cosby Church of God.

Terry only had four grandchildren, but he was known to many as 'Paw." He will be sadly missed.

He was preceded in death by his father Dewey E. James, brother Dewey G. James, and grandmother Mildred Layman.

He is survived by his wife Nona James, mother and stepdad Vondle James (Joe) Cox; son Dewayne James; daughter Terra Ray; all of Newport; brother Kerry (Suzanne) James of Seymour; sister-in-law Linda Soliday of Newport; grandchildren Chris James, Brooke Ray, Jordan Ray, and Alyssa James, all of Newport; special uncle Tony Layman; special aunt Aletha James; special cousins Johnny and Millie McMahan; and also several other special family and friends.

Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. Saturday, May 25, 2013, at Manes Funeral Home with Pastor Joe Cureton officiating. Burial will be held at 12:00 noon Sunday, May 26, 2013, in Union Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Saturday prior to the funeral services.

Family and friends may sign the guest register online at

Manes Funeral Home in charge

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