James B. Gregory

July 19, 2022

James B. Gregory went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, July 14, 2022 in his home surrounded by his loving family.

James was a devoted husband for 51 years to his wife Patricia. He was a loving father and grandfather. James was born 89 years ago in Pensacola, Florida, son of James Senior and Vonceil Gregory.

Jim was a strong, independent and hardworking man who loved working as an Architectural Hardware consultant for many years. He provided for his family and loved them deeply. Jim and Pat loved to travel with their airstream with family and friends.

Poppa enjoyed playing golf, going fishing, and was a talented landscape artist. One of his favorite pastimes was watching his children and grandchildren playing the sports that they loved.

Jim and Pat loved their church, Heritage Baptist Church and attended when they were able loved listening to the word of God. James was preceded in death by his parents, James and Vonceil Gregory; daughter, Deborah Tourney.
He is survived by this wife Patricia Gregory; sons, Keith (Marilyn) Tourney, Donald (Faith) Tourney, David (Elsie) Tourney, one son and two daughters, many grandchildren and great grandchildren.

A visitation will be held Friday, July 22, 2022 beginning at 12:30p.m. A funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. following the visitation at Faith Chapel Funeral Home North. Burial will follow at Myrtle Grove United Methodist Church Cemetery.


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