James Edward Cole

March 13, 1959 ~ March 11, 2024 (age 64) 64 Years Old

James Cole Obituary

James Edward Cole Jr. passed away at age 64 on Monday, March 11th with his wife at his side. He was born in Oregon, Ohio to James and Nedra Cole. On December 18, 1975 he married Cindy Alford. They were married for 48 years. Jim attended Waite High School.  Jim worked as a foreman at Arbor Foods and Omnisource. He enjoyed horseshoes, football, golf, music, video games, puzzle books, bird watching and spending time with his grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his paternal and maternal grandparents and sons James and Richard. Left to cherish his memory are parents Jim and Nedra; siblings, Willadean and Jeani (Scott); children, Joshua (Caren) and Crystal; grandchildren, Derek, Joshua (Rachael), Ciena (Jacob), Dylan, Patrick, Matthew, Justin, Guyol, Azha, Odilia, Annamay; great grandchildren, Julian, Odilia, and Scarlett; and many nieces, nephews and extended family. Special thanks to State Line Community Church for hosting a private memorial service for the family.

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