Cumberland Times-News

Obituaries

March 11, 2014

VIRGINIA F. “PENNY” JAMES [Cumberland]

CUMBERLAND — Virginia F. “Penny” James, 61, of Cumberland, died at home surrounded by her family. Born on Jan. 31, 1953 in Cumberland, she was the daughter of the late Sylvester (Wes) and Virginia “Lipscomb” Walker.

Penny was a bartender at the VFW, was employed at Big Lots, and a caregiver at Ray of Hope. A life member of the VFW Aux., she was a member of the Western Maryland Shuffleboard League.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Garland S. James.

Penny is survived by two daughters, Penny James of Cumberland, Ginny Clayton and husband Eric of Cumberland; one son, Garland James II and wife Misty of Cumberland, and sister, Dianna Breighner and her husband Leroy of Long Beach, Miss. Also surviving are nine grandchildren, Carrie, Kristopher, Julie, Eric, Haley, Alexis, Jessie, Trinity, and Lillian; three sister-in-laws, Sis Kaifer and Faye Thomas of S.C. and Annette Robinette of Pa.; and one great-grandchild, Harley. She is also survived by special friends, Phyllis Ruckman, Frank Morgan, and Krystal McCoy, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Scarpelli Funeral Home, P.A. on 108 Virginia Ave. Friends will be received on Friday, March 14, 2014 from 5 to 6 p.m. with a memorial service at 6 p.m.

At Penny’s request she will be cremated. Those wishing to honor her memory in lieu of flowers may make contributions towards her funeral expenses.

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