James Jared Huddleston

Born: Thu., Aug. 12, 1920
Died: Wed., Jan. 18, 2012


7:00 PM to 8:30 PM, Fri., Jan. 20, 2012
Location: Shorter Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Sat., Jan. 21, 2012

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James Jared “Jimmy” Huddleston, 91, of Farmville, passed away Wednesday, January 18, 2012 at his home.

He was the son of the late Thomas R. and Mildred Simmons Huddleston and was an employee of
Ayers Building Supply.  He was also a member of Gideon International and a life-long member of Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

He is survived by his wife Louise Coates Huddleston, son, Lawrence R. Huddleston (Janice) and daughter, Linda H. Librandi (Ray) all of Farmville, three sisters: Louvenia Corr, Hazel Olson and Helen Price, one brother, Thomas A. Huddleston, five grandchildren: Janet Petticord, Donald “Donnie” Bales, Becky Ward, Carol Bales, and Thomas “Cody” Huddleston, six great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. He is also survived by two step-daughters, Melinda Wordeman (Steve) of Florence, KY and Kathy Cormier (Jay) of Pilot Mountain, NC, two step-sons, Anthony Owen (Meriam) of Kernersville, NC and Jonathan Owen of Jarrat, thirteen step-grandchildren and six step great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Evelyn Shoemaker Huddleston, daughter, Dorothy Bales, two brothers and one sister.

Funeral services were held at 11:00 am, Saturday, January 21, 2012 at Cumberland Presbyterian Church with interment in the church cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Gideon International or Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

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Bonnie Johnson
   Posted Thu January 19, 2012
I am so sorry to hear about your husband (Jimmy).
You are in my thoughts & prayers.
If you need anything please let me know.


Marvin & Gray Ragland
   Posted Thu January 19, 2012
Lawrence & Janice,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you in the loss of Lawrence''s Dad.

Judy Morris Oliver
   Posted Thu January 19, 2012
Our thoughts and prayers are with the family .

Charles & Judy Oliver

Bonnie Nelson Lamberth
   Posted Thu January 19, 2012
Love and prayers to Louise and family. Connie, Danny, Ronnie and I are praying for you and your family.

Walt and Nancy McKay
   Posted Thu January 19, 2012
I can''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''t tell you how sorry we were to hear of Jimmy''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''''s death. He was one special person and he will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with the whole family.

Shane Ayers
   Posted Fri January 20, 2012
Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. Jimmy was a person whose inner light shone brightly for all to see. He was kind and caring, and the world is better place for having been influenced by his time spend here. It was my pleasure to have worked with him, and I am deeply sorry for your loss.

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