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James Edward Cantrell

Obituary Date: Sunday 18th July 2021

James Edward Cantrell left this earth to take his place in Heaven on Sunday July 18, 2021. He was born to the late Edward Henry and Mary Lois Cantrell.

He attended White Sulphur and Gainesville High School. He was such a joyous and loving person. He loved blues & old school music, family, and family gatherings.
He was preceded in death by his parents Edward Henry and Mary Lois Cantrell, Brothers Rodney, and Eddie Cantrell.
James leaves to cherish his memory to his children Rodriquez Mize Cantrell and Jalen Cantrell. Siblings Sherry O. Cantrell, Roger E. Cantrell, Taurus Deshaun Cantrell, Derrick Cantrell, Eric Cantrell all of Gainesville and Sherry Brodus of South Carolina. Two Aunts Annie Ruth Millsap, and Ruby Nell Cantrell. Two Uncles Osco Cantrell, and Robert Lewis Butler. One granddaughter Rylee Mize. Special nieces and nephews Antwan Thurmond, Yari’Quan Cantrell, and Zy’maya Robinson. Favorite Cousin Rodney Randolph Special Friends Tammy Mize, and Stacey Maddox. And a host of nieces and nephews.
The visitation for Mr. Cantrell will be held Friday, July 24th between the hours of 12-8pm at Wimberly Funeral Home. The Celebration of Life for Mr. Cantrell will be at the hour of 2pm at Antioch Baptist Church. Professional Service Entrusted to Wimberly Funeral Home. 
Funeral Date
07/24/2021 at 2:00PM
Funeral Home
Wimberly Funeral Home
(770) 536-3251
325 Summit St SE , Gainesville 30501