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James Thomas Musselwhite

December 19, 1942 ~ October 8, 2021 (age 78)


Retired SGT James Thomas Musselwhite, 78, of Eastover passed away on October 8, 2021.

 James was born in Fayetteville, NC on December 19, 1942. He was a Vietnam veteran in the US Army where he received a Purple Heart for his heroic efforts.

James was preceded in death by his parents, father, Franklin D Musselwhite and mother, Nancy Bright. He is survived by his beloved wife Diane (Beard) Musselwhite of the home; daughter Mary Musselwhite Dale and husband Douglas of Winston Salem; daughter Bethany Gilleotte of Orlando, Fl; daughter Tammy Musselwhite of St. Petersburg, Fl; son James Musselwhite of Columbus, OH; sisters Jean Widener of Nashville, TN and Cathy Potter of Dearborn, MI; grandchildren Tommy, James, Tyler, Kayla, Peanut, Victoria, Nicholas, J.T, Joshua, McKenzie, Sophie, Amber, and Nathan.

A Funeral Service will be held at 1pm at Rogers and Breece Funeral Home on Thursday, October 14th, 2021. A visitation will be held on October 14th, 2021 at Rogers and Breece Funeral Home from 11:45am to 12:45pm.

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