MOUNT HOLLY - James Sylvester McGinnis, 73, of 104 N. McGinnis Place, passed away Feb. 14, 2013 at Cardinal Health Care in Lincolnton.
His funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Webbs Chapel United Methodist Church with the Rev. Kathie Sherrill officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Warlick Funeral Home.
Mr. McGinnis was born in Gaston County on Sept. 29, 1939 to the late James Otis "Ott" and Roxanna Pryor McGinnis. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Judy Elizabeth Cagle McGinnis and two brothers, Tony Dale McGinnis and George "Bucky" McGinnis.
Mr. McGinnis was retired from textiles, where he worked as a warehouse supervisor. He was a charter member of the South Point Life Saving Crew.
Survivors include one son, Jamie McGinnis and wife Amy of Denver; two brothers, Ronnie McGinnis and wife MaryAnn of Mount Holly, Robert McGinnis and wife Carla of Leesville, S.C.; two sisters, Frances Wise and husband Papo of Mount Holly and Delores Harwood of Mount Holly; one granddaughter, Addie McGinnis of Denver; 40 nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to Webbs Chapel United Methodist Church Men's Group, 4640 Webbs Chapel Church Road, Denver, NC 28037.
The family of Mr. McGinnis would like to thank the staff of Cardinal Health Care for the kind and loving care given to him while he resided there.
Warlick Funeral Home is serving the McGinnis family.