Robert Lee James, 86, of Cameron, OK passed away Thursday, July 6, 2017 in Ft. Smith, AR. Robert was born January 13, 1931 in Cameron, OK to Robert & Eva (Colley)James.
Robert was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Kathy Mae James; son in law, Roger Barnes; brothers, Ernest, Willard & George James.
Robert was a plant supervisor at Southern Steel & Wire. He touched the lives of many.
Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Dortha (Solomon) James of the home; sons, Ernie Lee James and wife Diana of Tulsa, OK, Avery Garth James and wife JoAnn of Cameron, OK and Robert Dale James of Cameron; daughter, Donna Lou Barnes of Cameron, OK; sisters, Dorothy Johnson of Cameron, OK, Bessie Duncan of Sugarloaf, OK; brother, David James; grandchildren, Shane, Eric, Kevin, Brittany, Michele, Mellissa, Jason, Regina, Casey, Kyle, Devin and Kevin; 27 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives, loved ones and many friends.
Service will be 2 pm, Monday, July 10, 2017 at Evans Chapel of Memories.
The family will be at the funeral home on Sunday from 2 pm - 5 pm to visit with family and friends.