Roosevelt Bell James
March 16, 1948 - May 01, 2021
Roosevelt (Bell) James was born to the late Garfield James and the late Melissa James. On Saturday, May 1, 2021 at 2:30 P.M. Brother Roosevelt James was called home to rest.
Brother Roosevelt (Bell) James is preceded in death by his wife, Diann C. James; one son, Wayne A. James; and one brother, Aurthor James.
He leaves to mourn two daughters, Theresa James of Franklinton, LA, and Torie James of Ponchatoula, LA; three brothers, Benny Ray James of Franklinton, LA, Randy Steve James of New Orleans, LA, and James James of Atlanta, GA; four sisters, Lauralee Thomas, Willimena Hollaway , Zetta Magee, and Sandra Faye (Humdai) Edress all of New Orleans, LA; eight grandchildren, Antjuan, Kirstan, Anissa, Sigourney, Kierra, Wayne James, Jr., Martavius, and Tiara; five great grandchildren, Walterius, Khalijah, Khristan, Lydrell Jr., and Lanelus Holmes III; two good friends, George Shaw, and Dee Dee Brock.
Drive through viewing will be Friday, May 7, 2021 from 2:00PM -4:00PM at Crain and Sons Funeral Home – Franklinton. Funeral service will be on Saturday, May 8, 2021 at 11:00 PM at Sweet Rest Baptist Church with Rev. Norwert Hills – Pastor Officiating. Interment will be at the Sweet Rest Cemetery.
Crain and Sons Funeral Home – Franklinton are in charge of arrangements.