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Obituary for James Elmer Chesson
James Elmer "Jimbo" Chesson, 73, of Jamesville died Sunday, June 19, 2016, at his residence in Jamesville.
Born January 13, 1943 in Washington County he was the son of the late Joseph Monroe Chesson and Marie Phelps Chesson and was preceded in death by his sisters, Emily Lou Rhodes, Marion C. Utterback and Debra Ann Chesson; brothers, Jesse Lee Chesson and Joseph M. Chesson, II. Jimbo was a retired building contractor, a loving husband, devoted family man and great friend to all who knew him.
His family includes his wife, Jane Sadler Chesson of Jamesville, N.C.; daughter, Ann Chesson Hardison of Jamesville, N.C.; son, James E. "Junior" Chesson and wife Tammy of Plymouth, N.C.; sisters, Shirley C. Goff of Hassell, N.C. and Linda C. Alligood of Plymouth, N.C.; brothers, Jack Chesson of Tampa, FL. and Bobby Chesson of Roper, N.C.; grandchildren, James V. Hardison, Jr., Derrick T. Chesson and Whitney E. Chesson.
Memorial service will be held Saturday, July 9, 2016 at 2:00 pm at the residence located on Brentwood Drive, Jamesville with Billy Maitland officiating. Family will receive friends at the residence following the service.
Arrangements are by Maitland Funeral Home, Plymouth.