James was born on September 4, 1949 and passed away on Thursday, October 13, 2016.
James was a resident of Lawton, Oklahoma at the time of his passing.
J.B. graduated high school at Johnson Air Force Base in Japan and later received his bachelorâs degree from the University of Oklahoma.
He enlisted in the U.S. Army at the age of seventeen and served until his retirement on July 31 1987.
He was married to Cassie.
Funeral service will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday October 18 2016 in Holy Cross Lutheran Church with Rev. Timothy Wangerin Pastor officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow in Post Cemetery Fort Sill under the direction of Becker-Rabon Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Holy Cross Lutheran Church 2105 NW 38th Street Lawton OK 73505.