BACK SWAMP - James Garreth Fountain, 64, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at his home. Jimmy was preceded in death by his wife of 32 years, Belinda Gail Fountain. Funeral service will be held 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 18, followed by visitation at Serenity Funeral Home in Beulaville. A graveside service will take place at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 19 in the John R. Fountain Cemetery in Back Swamp. He is survived by 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., and 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 at www.SerenityNC.com. Arrangements are by Serenity Funeral Home.
Published in Free Press from Feb. 18 to Feb. 21, 2013