June 5, 1948-
August 29, 2013
Columbus, Georgia- Pastor Eddie James, 65, of 30 Lee Rd. # 436, Phenix City, AL died Thursday, August 29, 2013 at Columbus Hospice House. Funeral Services will be held 10 AM CDT Friday, September 6, 2013 at The Bridge Church, Opelika, AL with pastor Auzzie Comer officiating. Interment will follow in Green Acres Cemetery, Columbus, Georgia according to Sconiers Funeral Home, 836 5th Ave., Columbus, GA. Visitation will be 12-4 PM,followed by a family hour 4-6PM Thursday, September 5, 2013 at the funeral home. Eddie James was born June 5, 1948 to Gus and Earline Bynum James. Pastor James attended and graduated from various Bible Schools with more intensive studies at the Beacon University, Columbus, GA. After much prayer in 1997, Pastor James along with his wife founded and pastored Family Life Chrisrtian Center, in Opelika, AL . Under the direction of the Holy Spirit the name of the church was changed to The Bridge Church of Opelika, AL. Pastor leaves a legacy to forever cherish His memories a loving, praying and devoted wife of 36 years, Hattie James, step mother, Rosie James, children, Kenneth Coleman, Anita aaHarris, Chandra James, Ecketer Owens Jr., Larissa Alford (James) and Melinda James, 17 grandchildren, siblings,Gus James Jr. (Vivian), Clemmie (Lorraine), Veneda LaRon (Daniel), Twins-Donald and Douglas James, uncles, aunts, nephews, nieces, host of cousins, family, friends and The Bridge Church of Opelika church family.
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Published in Columbus Ledger-Enquirer on Sept. 5, 2013