FORKUM, James Edward
Born August 4, 1922 in Glendale Arizona, entered into rest January 28, 2013 in Rocklin California.
James spent 20 years in the U.S. Coast Guard and 20 years as a civil servant at McClellan AFB.
He was a long time member of El Camino Baptist and Hillsdale Blvd. Baptist Churches.
He is preceded in death by Elizabeth Forkum, wife of 56 years, and Nita Forkum, wife of 4 years.
He is survived by his brother Donald Forum and (Rhea), sons James W. Forkum and (Sherry) and David Forkum and (Joanne), 4 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.
Services will be held Wednesday Feb 6 at 2:00 PM at Mount Vernon Memorial Park, 8201 Greenback Lane, Fair Oaks, Ca. To share your favorite memories of James, visit www.mountvernonmemorial.com.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Feb. 4, 2013