James William Upshaw
FUNERAL HOME
Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
2959 West 11th Avenue
Gary, IN
James William Upshaw (Baby James) age 27 passed away Sunday, October 4, 2020 in Indianapolis, Indiana. He's a graduate from Sister Thea Bowman High School, Class of 2011. He is preceded in death by his father Marcus A. Upshaw Sr.; sister Yvonne Upshaw (Fat-Face); Grandparents Walter & Letha Bond, Yvonne Robinson; Aunts, Cleaster Bond, Gynder Bond-Bowen, Ewana Roberts, and Benita Roberts; Uncles, Curtis Bond, Walter T. Bond Jr., Larry Bond, Willie T. Bond Sr., McLenoard Bond, Melvin Taylor, Marvin Taylor, Louis Roberts, James Roberts, and Reginald Roberts. He leaves to cherish his memory loving children, Alana Upshaw, James William Upshaw Jr., Haley Upshaw, Stephon Upshaw, Semaj Upshaw, Shamar Upshaw, and Sebastian Andrews, mother Flossie Bond, god mother Alma Burrell; brothers, Samuel Bond, Marcus Upshaw Jr, Meeko Bond, Marcus Upshaw, Louis Upshaw; Sisters, Imani Bond, DeTaushae Williams, Shaniq'a Upshaw, Kayla Upshaw, and a host of other family and friends. Visitation Wednesday, October 14, 2020 from 12noon to 8:00 p.m. with family hours from 6-8:00 p.m. at the Guy and Allen Chapel 2959 W 11th Ave. Funeral Services Thursday, October 15, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at Tree of Life Missionary Baptist Church 2323 West 11th Avenue. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery.


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Published by Post-Tribune on Oct. 11, 2020.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
Oct
14
Visitation
12:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
2959 West 11th Avenue, Gary, IN
Oct
15
Funeral service
11:00a.m.
Tree of Life Missionary Baptist Church
2323 West 11th Avenue, IN
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I will miss you so much it is hard with out you
imani bond
Brother
November 11, 2020
SORRY 4YOUR LOSS FLOSSIE 4/YOUR FAMILY STAY STRONG❤❤❤ALWAYS n FOREVER AMEN
ROSHANDAROBINSON
Friend
October 14, 2020
Luv bro.... you will always be missed!
God bro
October 14, 2020
May God continue to keep his arms around you and your family through your grief.
Cherita
Friend
October 13, 2020
What a great guy. "Baby James" had a great personality and a great sense of humor. This guy knew how to change the entire atmosphere in any room. Rest on bro. You will be missed.

Pastor Marcus Hurt and The Praise House Family
Marcus Hurt
October 12, 2020
This moment is surreal....you were my student, and then you became my co-worker at 21st Century...wow! Always thoughtful, always smiling and always a gentleman. James, or "Baby" James, you will be missed.
Kelly Laws
Teacher
October 12, 2020
rip
Jawanda Brunson
Friend
October 11, 2020
Such a sweetheart. You will always remain in our hearts. Much love to my Bond family.
Lorretta Mitchell -aunt
Family
October 11, 2020
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
Yolonda Albert-Holder
Acquaintance
October 11, 2020
I love you and will miss you REST EASY BABY JAMES
Ronnie Bond
Family
October 11, 2020
To the Family of James William Upshaw,

May the LORD keep and strengthen you all through this difficult time! You all are in my prayers and my heart! Much love, Chan.
Chandrea Anderson
October 11, 2020
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.
Joyce Pompey
Teacher
October 11, 2020
To the Family , I pray that God grants you peace that surpasses all understanding .
Valetta Wright-Bradberry
Friend
October 11, 2020
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