BACK SWAMP - James Garreth Fountain, 64, died Feb. 16, 2013, at his home.
A funeral was held Feb. 18 at 7 p.m. at Serenity Funeral Home in Beulaville followed by visitation. Graveside services will be held Tuesday at 11 a.m. at the John R. Fountain Cemetery in Back Swamp.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 32 years Belinda Gail Fountain.
Survivors include his wife Jeri D. Fountain of Back Swamp; daughter Crystal M. Harrison of Richlands; son Charles E. Fountain of Back Swamp; three sisters Nancy Ripley of Back Swamp, Julia Fox of Arcadia, Fla., Linda Williams of Back Swamp; and five grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Bethlehem Free Will Baptist Church, 2106 S. Hwy 111, Chinquapin, NC 28521 or to Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke, DUMC Box 3624, Durham, NC 27710.
Condolences may be sent through www.SerenityNC.com.
Arrangements are by Serenity Funeral Home in Beulaville.