Jackie James, age 79, of Tomahawk, KY, passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018 at his residence. He was born January 7, 1939 to the late Amon and Anna Lee Justice James in Milo, KY. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Betty Ann Foote James, one brother Jimmy James and two sisters: Josephine Missler and Judy Masica. He is survived by two sons: Edward Amos James of Elgin, IL and Martin Amon James of Wonder Lake, IL, two daughters: Ann Marie Sedlacek Handrock of McHenry, IL and Destina Rae James (Paul) Ward of Tomahawk, KY, son-in-law, Mark Handrock of Crystal Lake, IL, one brother, Danny Joe James of Louisa, KY, and two sisters: Mary Hutchins of Missouri and Sue Cook of Louisa, KY. He is also survived by 5 grandchildren: Samantha Jo Handrock, Sarah Nicole Handrock, Anna Mae Ward, Kathryn Rae Ward, and Kenneth Jaxon Ward. Funeral services will be held on Saturday December 1, 2018 at 11:00 AM in the chapel of Crum Funeral Home of Inez with George Alley and Lloyd Alley officiating. Burial will follow in the Boyd-Justice Cemetery of Nats Creek, KY. Friends may visit at the funeral home on Thursday and Friday from 6 - 9 PM. All arrangements are under the direction of Crum Funeral Home of Inez, KY.