December 11, 2007
James R. "JR" Black, age 54 of 164 Jeffers Lane died Tuesday, (December 11, 2007) at the residence of his cousin Christy Hardy in West End.
Graveside services will be 2:00 PM Friday at Beulah Hill Baptist Church Cemetery conducted by Pastor Eugene Ussery.
A native of Moore County he was a son of the late Neil Black and Ollie Foster Black. He worked for many years at Glendon Prophyllitte Rock Quarry and also for JP Stevens.
He is survived by: wife Ada Frances Black; sisters Brenda Wilkes of Carthage, Barbara Jean Cooke and husband Lanney of Lemon Springs; step-daughter Deborah Venable of Carthage; step-granddaughter Debbie Lynn Venable; nieces Beamon Williams, Angela Haire, Barbara Thomas; nephew Timothy Wilkes.
The family will receive friends at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home Thursday from 6:00 - 8:00 PM and other times at the residence.
Online condolences may be made at: www.fryandprickett.com.