Mary James

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Mary Jane Lewis James, 89, of Ahoskie died Thursday, June 18, 2009 at her home. A native of Hertford County, she was a member of Pleasant Plains Baptist Church. She was retired from Roanoke Chowan Hospital as a nursing assistant in the X-Ray Department.
Survivors include her husband, Arthur James of Ahoskie; four children, Phyllis Dianne James of Ahoskie, Arthur Douglas James of Fredricksburg, VA, Benjamin Lewis James of Ahoskie and Mary (Kay) James of Charlotte; a brother, Francisco Mercado of Ayden; four grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, June 23 at Pleasant Plains Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the Lewis Family cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the church.
Family and friends may send condolences and sign the online register at
Garrett-Jones Funeral Home, Ahoskie, is handling the arrangements.