James L. 'Jim' Britton
James L. "Jim" Britton, age 72, of Chestnut St., Jamestown passed away Tuesday afternoon 10-16-18 in UPMC Hamot. He was born in Atlantic, PA on August 22, 1945 a son of Herman and Fern (Calvin) Britton. On September 22, 1973 Jim married the former Kathleen Graham, she survives. He was employed for over 30 years at Jamestown Paint and Varnish (JAPCO) and was a bartender at Jamestown Fireman's Club. He was a member Jamestown Volunteer Fire Department #89. Jim was a NASCAR fan, and enjoyed yard work and walking his dogs Scooter and Scampy. He is survived by his wife Kathy of Jamestown, two sons; David Britton of Jamestown, Eric Davenport and his wife Shannon of Cooleemee, NC, a daughter; Carey Parker and her husband Dave of Greenville, four grandchildren, Eric Davenport, Jr., James Davenport, Amanda Riley, and David Parker, and four great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Ed Britton and a sister, Cindy Brown.
A committal service will be held at 11:30 AM on Friday 10-19-18 in the chapel at Park Lawn Cemetery with Rev. John Hodge, Pastor of Jamestown United Methodist Church, officiating. Arrangements entrusted to LOUTZENHISER-RANDALL FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION SERVICES, 416 LIBERTY ST., JAMESTOWN. Visitors may sign the online guest book at www.loutzenhiserfuneralhome.com
Published on October 17, 2018


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