James McRae

March 27, 1950 ~ February 3, 2020 (age 69)


James W. McRae, Jr. was born to the late James W. McRae, Sr. and the late Zeoba Smith McRae on March 27, 1950 in McRae, Ga.


He is preceded in death by his parents, a son, James Federick McRae and a brother, William S. McRae.


James was educated in the Telfair County School System and later in the Job Corp in Whiteswan, Washington.


James leaves to cherish his memories one son, LaShunn McRae of Edingburg, Texas; Four daughters: Nikki McRae of Dublin, Ga., Jay-Lynn McRae of Seattle, Washington, Johnnie McRae of Yakima, Washington and Shanale Hollis of South Carolina; Five brothers: Jackie C. McRae, Ronald McRae and Michael L. McRae all of Lumber City, Ga.,  Rufus (Shirley) McRae of Hazlehurst, Ga and Bobby Lee Smith of Atlanta, Ga.; Two sisters: Lisa M. McRae of Riverdale, Ga.,  Alice (Bobby) Joyce of Lumber City, Ga. and a Sister-in-law,  Josephine McRae of Riverdale Ga.; Four aunts: Louella Smith, Ruby Nell Smith, Lillie Mae McRae all of McRae, Ga. and Adele Smith of Savannah, Ga.; One uncle, Bennie (Lucy) Tillman of Alamo, Ga.; Four grands and two great grands; A host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

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 Service Program


February 14, 2020

10:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Howard Mortuary (Ga)

Funeral Service
February 15, 2020

1:00 PM
Mt. Calvary CME Church
Hwy 341
Lumber City, GA 31549

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