James Tyrone Back, 45, of New Haven died Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, at his residence.
A member of the Baptist faith, he was born April 20, 1967, in Dayton, Ohio. He was disabled.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 15 years, Mary Helen Hartless Back; and one brother, Dallas LaWayne Back.
He is survived by his father and stepmother, James "Jim" and Jeannie Back of New Haven; his mother, Beverly Evans Back of Tacoma, Wash.; one brother, Chad Allen (Aleesha) Back of North Bend, Wash.; two stepbrothers, Bill (Amy) Dirr of Chester, Va., and Mike (Tracy) Kelley of New Haven; one stepsister, Ursula Kelley of Rochester, Ind.; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
The funeral is at 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 4, in the William R. Rust Funeral Home Chapel, 167 N. Main St., New Haven. The Rev. Bruce Nichols, pastor of Rolling Fork Baptist Church, will be officiating. Burial will be in the Marshall family cemetery in New Haven.
Visitation is from 2 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and continues at 8 a.m. Thursday at the William R. Rust Funeral Home in New Haven.
William R. Rust Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.