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James Alvin Curtis Janway

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James Alvin Curtis Janway Obituary

James Alvin Curtis Janway, a long time resident of Wheatland, CA, passed away September 16, 2017, from a short illness with his family at his side. James was born on March 4, 1940, in Antlers, Oklahoma, he was 77.

He worked as a damtender for South Sutter Water District for 35+ years. James was an avid fisherman and hunter. He also loved working his cattle.

He is survived by his wife, June; a daughter, Denise (Jerry) Maccoun; and a grandson, Curtis Maccoun; sisters, Eudean Bragg of Fairhope, Al, Maxine (Jimmy) Hern of Sheridan, CA, Bobbie (James) Spencer of Coolidge, AZ, Joyce (Tom) Cline of Sutter, CA; brothers, Vernon (Toni) Janway of Sheridan, CA , David (Donna) Janway of Lincoln, CA; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Clarence and Ida Janway; sister, Margaret Salmons; brothers, Ross Janway and Ricky Janway.

Graveside services will be held Saturday, September 23, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. at the Wheatland Cemetery with Pastor John Burns officiating. Services are under the direction of the Lincoln Funeral Home.

A Celebration Of Life reception will be held immediately following the service at the Pioneer Hall, corner of 4th and B Streets, Wheatland, CA.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Wheatland Fire Dept., P O Box 119, Wheatland, CA, or the Bristol Hospice Foundation, 2140 Professional Dr., Suite 210, Roseville, CA 95661.
Published in Appeal Democrat on Sept. 21, 2017
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