James was born on June 21, 1935 and passed away on Saturday, April 15, 2017. James was a resident of North Dakota at the time of passing. He attended country school in Platt Township. James was married to Gloria. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday April 18th 2017 at 11:00 am at the First Congregational Church in Garrison. Burial will be at the Garrison City Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Monday from 2 to 6 at Thompson Funeral Home in Garrison.