Josh James, Jr.

  • Born: September 22, 1943
  • Died: July 9, 2012
  • Location: Darlington, South Carolina

Hines Funeral Home Inc

833 S Sixth St
Hartsville, SC 29550
Tel. (843) 332-1771

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Obituary "To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: A time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up that which is planted; A time to kill, and a time to heal; a time to break down, and a time to build up; A time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance…" Ecclesiastes 3:1-4 Josh James, Jr. was born September 22, 1943 in Hartsville, South Carolina a son of the late Josh and Beulah Mae Peterson James, Sr. He attended the public schools of Darlington County, South Carolina. He was a graduate of the Butler High School Class of 1962. After graduating, he later moved to Darlington, South Carolina. . "Jr.," as he was affectionately known to many was well known in the community. He was always available to lend a helping hand to anyone who desired it. He always had a warm smile on his face. Whenever he met someone he became a lifelong member of their family too. "Jr." attended Centenary United Methodist Church as a child, but as he became older, he joined Nathan Temple Holiness Church. During his time at Nathan Temple, he was a faithful member and was loved by many of the members. Those who knew and loved him will miss him dearly. He was preceded in death by both of his parents. Those surviving to maintain the legacy and cherish the memory of Josh James, Jr. is his son, Toney Cotton of Hartsville, SC; six brothers, Rickey (Beverly) James of Darlington, SC, Stanley (Kim) James of Las Vegas, NV, Carroll James of Brooklyn, NY, Lucius (Theresa) James of Columbia, SC, Larry (Claudia) James of Lawrenceville, GA, and Anthony Campbell of Riverdale, GA; a sister, Linda Burrell of Lawrenceville, GA; an aunt, Catherine (Julian) Snypes of Charleston, SC; three grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, and very dear friends.