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Manning H. (Jimmy) James, III

July 4, 1944 ~ April 21, 2019 (age 74)

Obituary

Manning H. (Jimmy) James, III, 74 died Sunday, April 21, 2019.  Visitation will be from 5 – 7 pm at Breeland Funeral Home on Tuesday, April 23, 2019.  Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Wednesday at First Baptist Church of Canton.  Burial will be in the Canton Cemetery.

Jimmy was a retired Senior Master Sargent for the Air National Guard, he had also worked at Canton Fire Department and Jacob’s Aircraft.  He was very mechanically inclined and could fix almost anything and he loved woodworking.

He was a member of First Baptist Church of Canton where he served as deacon.

Jimmy and his late wife Margaret Ann James, loved to travel and had taken several trips to Europe.  He was also preceded in death by his daughter, Mary Frederick.

Survivors include: brother, Billy James (Nan); nephews, Sterling and Manning James; and son-in-law, Gordon Frederick.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
April 23, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Breeland Funeral Home
3304 South Liberty Street
Canton, MS 39046

Visitation
Wednesday
April 24, 2019

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Breeland Funeral Home
3304 South Liberty Street
Canton, MS 39046

Funeral Service
Wednesday
April 24, 2019

2:00 PM
First Baptist Church of Canton
125 east Fulton Street
Canton, MS 39046

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