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James Addison Jr.

 

   

Lie-in-State:
10:00 - 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 19, 2015
Scales & Sons Funeral Home, 314 East State Street, Murfreesboro, TN

Visitation with the Family:
11:00 - 12:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 19, 2015
Scales & Sons Funeral Home, 314 East State Street, Murfreesboro, TN

Celebration of Life:
12:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 19, 2015
Scales & Sons Funeral Home, 314 East State Street, Murfreesboro, TN

The Service of Committal & Internment:
Following the Service on Saturday, December 19, 2015
Evergreen Cemetery Murfreesboro, TN

Obituary:
James E. Addison Jr. was born on March 23, 1958 to James and Cora Addison at Sewart Air Force Base in Smyrna, Tennessee. He transitioned from this life to eternal life on December 12, 2015.

Through much illness since the year 2000, he lived his life to the fullest and passed on the way he would have preferred.

He accepted Christ at an early age and viewed life with optimism and faith in God.

He was very spiritual and he knew that prayer always helped.

He had many occupations in his life. He was a soldier at seventeen, a teacher, truck driver, club MC, radio DJ and a web designer.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Cora Addison.

He leaves to cherish his memories forever his daughters, Shermila Rene Elder and Shalena Jene Addison Hight, both of Murfreesboro, Tennessee; sons, James Russell Matthew Addison of Chicago, Illinois and Korelle Lamar Stephens; five grandchildren; devoted sister, Alma Addison Howse; brother, John W. Addison; sister-in-law, Hilda Addison; uncle, J.D. Martin of Atlanta, Georgia; devoted niece, Ramona Thomas and her three children, Jamal, Jalen and Delaney; only first cousin, Janelle Martin White of Atlanta, Georgia; a host of nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

Scales and Sons Funeral Home

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