SHANNON — James Wayne Locklear, 67, of 1346 McQueen Road, Shannon, departed this life on Jan. 13, 2014, at his home with his family by his side.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at Bethel Hill Baptist Church, the Revs. Jimmy Hammonds, Rocky Williamson and Gary Locklear officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
He was born March 4, 1946, to the late John B. and Alma W. Locklear.
He is survived by a host of family, friends and loved ones including his wife, Lela J. Locklear of the home; two sons, Kevin Wayne Locklear (Bobbi) of Fairmont, Shawn Craig Locklear and special friend Rachel Revels of Pembroke; a brother, Earl M. Locklear (Peggy) of Lumberton; a sister, Lynda K. Austin (David) of Lumberton; six grandchildren; Ethan Oxendine, Chandler Locklear, LaCosta Locklear, Kobi Locklear, Aaron Maynor, and Jacob Maynor; and special friends, Robin and Randy Sampson.
The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at Bethel Hill Baptist Church.