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

Tribute & Message From The Family

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.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Remember The Lord is always there,My thoughts and prayers are with you...

Posted by TerryEdna - Hartsville, SC   July 20, 2012

God took and angel. You will be missed unc. Love you dearly Zagna, Quan, Shi, & Leek

Posted by Lazagna Robinson - Powder Springs, GA   July 15, 2012

May the comfort of God help you during this difficult time. Our prayers and thoughts are with you all

Posted by Pamela Anderson - New York, NY   July 13, 2012

May God be with each of you during your time of grief. Josh was a special person and family friend.

Posted by Barbara Brisbon - Hartsville, SC   July 13, 2012

"God is our merciful Father and the source of all comfort. He comforts us in all our troubles so that we can comfort Others. Corinthians 2:3" We will miss you Cousin Jr! But I know that you are in the arms of Aunt Beulah and Uncle Josh. For those of us left behind, we take comfort in knowing that you have gone to a place free of misery and pain. "...weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning." -Psalm 30:5

Posted by Valerie Jones - Occoquan, VA   July 13, 2012

"Let not thy heart be troubled; ye believe in God, believe also in me." In my Father's house are many mansions; if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and recieve you unto myself; that where I am, there ye may be also. WELCOME home JOSH; you fought a good fight, but your race is now finished. To the family, may the strength of God be with you during this difficult time. Praying for you, your neighbor....Vivian Murphy

Posted by Vivian Murphy-Hutcheson - Raleigh, NC   July 12, 2012