Lindsey James

November 25, 1943 ~ July 5, 2019 (age 75)

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We have been charged by the loving James and connected families to promulgate to all on the earthly transition of our beloved, Lindsey James, as he transitioned from this life during the early morning hours of Friday July 5, 2019 at the Elizabeth City Health and Rehabilitation Center. 

Life Celebration Services will take place on Monday, July 8, 2019 at 12:00 noon at the Memorial Missionary Baptist Church, Elizabeth City, NC with Pastor Joseph Turner, officiating and Bishop Mac Freshwater, delivering the eulogy. Interment will follow in the New Oak Grove Cemetery. Viewing and Visitation with the family will take place on Sunday, at the funeral home from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. 

Lindsey is survived by his wife - Lena James, son - Lindsey Lee James, daughter - Rhonda L. James-Davis (Sherwin); brother – Haywood James, Jr. (Elaine), sister - Doris James all of Elizabeth City, NC and sister – Barbara James of Kinston, NC; Sisters-in-Law – Deloris James, Shirley Freshwater (Bishop McLinton), Charlene Dixon, Annette Patterson; Brothers-in Law – Dr. John Dixon (Pearlie), Clifton Dixon (Phyllis), William Dixon (Dr. Yvonne) and nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations is honored to provided services of Love, Care and Uncompromising dignity to the James and all connected families. 

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July 7, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations
609 Hull Drive
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

Funeral Service
July 8, 2019

12:00 PM
Memorial Missionary Baptist Church
704 Cardwell Street
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

July 8, 2019

3:00 PM
New Oak Grove Cemetery
1624 Peartee Road
Elizabeth City, NC 27909

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