Mr. Carl Keith James, age 76, of Olive Hill, passed away Monday morning, March 6, 2017, at Kings Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.
He was born Oct. 18, 1940, in Carter County, a son of the late Lovell and Ruby Erwin James.
Carl enjoyed fishing, hunting, real estate and trading, and spending time with his family and friends. He was also very compassionate toward other people always making sure that their needs were met before his own.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Leslie James and Emeral James and one sister, Mary Willis Duncan.
Carl is survived by his wife of 16 years, Gloria McInally James; one stepson, Scott Menix and Melinda of Olive Hill; three step grandchildren, Megan Menix, Jacob Menix, and Nathan Menix, all of Olive Hill; a very special person, Nichole Frazier of Urbana, Ohio; and one brother, Burthel James of Olive Hill. He also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss him.
A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 11, 2017, at the First Christian Church of Olive Hill with Brother David Gee officiating.
Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, is caring for all arrangements for Carl Keith James.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.globefc.com.
Published on March 7, 2017