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James McLawhorn

July 29, 1950 - May 16, 2010

Mr. James ‘Jimmy’ H. McLawhorn age 59, died on Sunday, May 16, 2010. Jimmy was a native of Bertie County and graduated from Bertie High School and also graduated from Wake Technical College. He was the son of the late Martha Smith McLawhorn and Henry M. McLawhorn. He was a member of the St. John’s Baptist Church in Raleigh, North Carolina. Jimmy was also a mason.

Survivors include four sisters; Retta Doggett and her husband Gene of Washington, North Carolina, Ada Brinkley and her husband Linwood of Roxobel, North Carolina, Dottie McGregory and her husband Damon of Olympia, Washington and Virginia Sue Dawson and her husband Wayne of White’s Cross, North Carolina, two brothers; Rev. Willie McLawhorn and his wife Diane of Conway, North Carolina and Richard McLawhorn of Oakwood, Georgia. Also surviving are fourteen nieces and nephews along with four grand nephews.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, May 23, 2010

Time: 7:00 am - 8:30 pm


the Chapel of Sykes Funeral Service in Rich Square, North Carolina

116 Short Street
Rich Square, NC 27869

Service Information

Date: Monday, May 24, 2010

Time: 11:00 am


Roxobel-Kelford Cemetery in Roxobel, North Carolina

Cemetery Road
Roxobel, NC 27872

The Rev. Richard Wynn will be officiating the service.

Memorial Information

Date: Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Time: 11:00 am


St. John's Baptist Church in Raleigh, North Carolina

1615-A Oberlin Road
Raleigh, NC 27608

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