Celebrating the life of James Franklin McCollum
Be the first to share your favorite memory, photo or story of James. This memorial page is dedicated for family, friends and future generations to celebrate the life of their loved one.
We ask on behalf of the family that you keep your comments uplifting and appropriate to help all who come here to find comfort and healing.
James Franklin McCollum, age 83 of Loudon, passed away Wednesday morning, February 8, 2017. Jim was a 30 year veteran serving in the United States Air Force. He was a member and Deacon of Calvary Baptist Church in Lenoir City. Jim was a 32nd Degree Scottish Rite Mason and Shriner. He was a loving husband, father, and papaw.
Preceded in death by his parents, Rollie McCollum and Addie Simms McCollum and 8 siblings. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Gerri McCollum; children and spouses: Kim and Tom Huth, Keith and Jan McCollum, Kelvin and Judy McCollum; grandchildren and spouses: Stephanie and Zach Cross, Andrew and Taylor Huth, Christopher McCollum, Kourtney McCollum, Meagan McCollum and Ian McCollum; sisters: Nina Abbott, Sondra McCollum and Joy Pingleton; several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, February 11th at Calvary Baptist Church in Lenoir City. Funeral services will follow at 4 p.m. with Rev. Jody McGaha officiating. Masonic services will be conducted. Family and friends will gather at 1 p.m. on Sunday at Grandview Cemetery in Maryville for graveside services.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Calvary Baptist Church, P O Box 1067, Lenoir City, TN 37771.
Click Funeral Home, 109 Walnut Street, Lenoir City is in charge of arrangements.
2 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, February 11th at Calvary Baptist Church in Lenoir City
4 p.m. Saturday at Calvary Baptist Church
Family and friends will gather at 1 p.m. on Sunday at Grandview Cemetery in Maryville for graveside services