Aside from family, nothing brought Ray more joy than sharing his love of flying. He was one of the first employees of Southern Airways.
James was preceded in death by his parents and his siblings, Estelle Wade, John Henry Stewart, Dot Perry, Harvey Edward Stewart and Edith Harvey.
Donald Akin Wallace June 14, 1942 - November 14, 2016 Mr. Wallace proudly served in the United States Air Force. He enjoyed traveling, especially in motor homes and playing golf.
James married the love of his life, Pauline Hatfield in 1959. Being a farmer James naturally wanted to make sure everyone had something to eat which included sharing from the abundance in his garden to helping with Ham & Egg suppers at Cedar Grove Cemetery and the ever famous fish fries.
Memorial donations may be made to: Gentiva Hospice, 432 East Shotwell Street, Bainbridge, GA 39819 or Cedar Grove Cemetery Fund, P. He served his country in the United States Marine Corps during the Korean War.
James was a deacon at Calvary Baptist Church and a member of the Climax Community Club.