James W. Varnedoe, Jr. - SAVANNAH - James W. Varnedoe, Jr., age 67, passed away at his residence. A native and longtime resident of Savannah, Jim was educated at the University of Georgia, University of South Carolina, and University of Miami. A life-long educator, Jim taught at Benedictine Military Academy and Savannah Christian Preparatory School, followed by a tenure as a museum educator at the Juliette Gordon Law Birthplace. Jim belonged to Lutheran Church of the Ascension and St. Luke's Lutheran Church. He was preceded in death by his parents, James W. Varnedoe, Sr., and Edna Brinkman Varnedoe, and is survived by his cousin Caroline Starling (The Reverend Dr. Rudolph Starling). Funeral service will be held 10:00 a.m., Saturday, September 7, 2013 at Lutheran Church of the Ascension. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: Save-a-Life Animal Welfare, 4 Raintree Lane, Savannah, GA 31411. Please leave your condolences for the family at www.FamiliesFirstCare.com. 912-777-4473 Savannah Morning News September 4, 2013 Please sign our Obituary Guest Book at savannahnow.com/obituaries.
Published in Savannah Morning News on Sept. 4, 2013