A gathering of family and friends to celebrate the life of Gweneth "Gwen" Hope James, age 12 of Murfreesboro, will take place Saturday, January 5, 2013 from 10 a.m. until the service time at 2 p.m., at Unity Freewill Baptist Church in Murfreesboro, with Pastor David Humphrey officiating. Burial will take place at Maple View Cemetery in Smyrna, TN.
Ms. Gwen passed on Tuesday, January 1, 2013 at her home.
Born August 31, 2000 in Nashville, she was the daughter of Delia Eagles, and was preceded in death by her grandmother, Patricia Gwen Wade. She was a 7th grade student at Whitworth Buchanan Middle School. She loved to sing, listen to Christian music, and loved her church and all the activities that went with it, and her favorite bible passage, 1st Corinthians, chapter 13.
Survivors, in addition to her mother, sisters: Kayla Johnson & Kimberely Johnson; 3 aunts, 4 uncles, 8 cousins & 1 niece.
Memorials may be made to Gweneth Hope James Memorial Fund at Wilson Bank & Trust, acct #11160595.
Doak-Howell Funeral Home is serving the family, Shelbyville, TN (931) 684-5011; www.doakhowellfuneralhome.com
Published in The Daily News Journal on January 5, 2013