JAMES WAYNE FAULKNER JAMES WAYNE FAULKNER, 71, passed away 10-2-2013 at his home. He is survived by his wife, Nancie, of 38 years, his son Jason and daughters Brenda Sherer and Travis Kerivan, brother Sam Unruh and grandchildren Haley, Riley, Kimberly, Samantha, Nick and Cameron. Jim was truly a cowboy. He was an accomplished rider, horse trainer and for many years held a record for team roping with his roping partner Kenny R. Brewer. Some of his many life adventures also included rodeo, stock car racing and becoming a self taught ultra-lite airplane pilot. Possessing an astonishing way with animals of all types, he never turned away a stray and instead they always became a devoted pet and friend. Hillside memorial celebration will be held on Sat. Oct. 19th at 1pm at 7375 Tehama-Vina Rd. Los Molinos. Potluck to follow.

Published in Daily News on Oct. 15, 2013